Plans to frack for shale gas in Lancashire resulted in individual harm and a “considerable toll” on the local community, even before drilling began, according to a new study.
This round-up looks at recent studies, briefings and reports on fracking and the onshore oil and gas industry. It includes work on acidising, methane emissions, public attitudes to fracking, economics of fossil fuels, impacts of noise on health and dealing with waste.
Residents living near Cuadrilla’s fracking site in Lancashire have called for tougher action from the authorities.
The Scottish Government announced today it hoped to decide next year whether to allow fracking for unconventional oil and gas.
This round-up looks at studies about fracking published in the past month. Please let us know if we’ve missed a report you think should be included. Click here to get in touch.
This round-up looks at 44 recent studies about fracking published since late March 2016. Please let us know if we’ve missed a report you think should be included. Click here to get in touch.
Our digest of March’s headlines about fracking, shale and onshore oil and gas developments – and reaction to them