2020 was a frack free year in the UK because the shale gas industry failed to persuade ministers to lift blocks on the process.
Opponents of fracking held a demonstration outside BP’s headquarters in London as part of an international day of action.
Surrey planners are recommending approval of plans by UK Oil & Gas to explore for gas near Dunsfold when the proposal is considered a second time next week.
More than a third of people oppose fracking for shale gas while just under a quarter support it, according to the latest data from a government survey released this morning.
A company that tried to frack in North Yorkshire three years ago says it wants to re-use old gas sites for renewable energy.
Support for fracking has risen and opposition fallen, according to results from a government survey published today.
Officials have supported plans by UK Oil & Gas for a new drilling site near the village of Dunsfold in Surrey despite opposition from local people and councils. A report published this evening has recommended the application be approved by the county council’s planning committee next week. It […]
Opposition to fracking has reached a record high of 45%, according to a quarterly government survey of public attitudes.
Plans by IGas to drill and frack for shale gas on Ince Marshes in Cheshire appear to have been shelved.
The policing operation outside Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road fracking site has ended, Lancashire Constabulary has confirmed.