Forecasting earthquakes caused by fracking is still “a scientific challenge”, the British Geological Survey (BGS) said in a report published today.
Government says people living near fracking sites should tolerate more risk and disturbance in the national interest
The UK government formally lifted the moratorium on fracking in England this morning.
The government will publish the review of scientific evidence on fracking and decide on the next steps “in due course”, the energy minister Greg Hands said this week.
The energy minister, Greg Hands, sidestepped a question about the investment tax allowance proposed under the windfall tax for oil and gas companies.
The British Geological Survey (BGS) has submitted its scientific review of shale gas extraction to the UK government.
A network of anti-fracking groups is urging supporters to prepare for a government U-turn on the moratorium in England.
The organisation representing the UK shale industry has offered to fix gas prices to industry, transport and homes.
DrillOrDrop’s diary of events in summer 2022 involving the UK onshore oil and gas industry and campaigns about it.
The government’s controversial Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill received Royal Assent today.
DrillOrDrop’s review of the latest UK onshore oil data for January 2022: production down despite high prices