Support for fracking fell to its lowest level in the latest phase of a government survey of public attitudes, published today.
Ineos has withdrawn its environmental permit for the first phase of a controversial, multi-billion chemical complex in the port of Antwerp.
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2020 was a frack free year in the UK because the shale gas industry failed to persuade ministers to lift blocks on the process.
Regulation of the UK onshore shale industry is “lax, fragmented and frequently incompetent”, a new study has concluded.
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Centrica is giving up its stake in Cuadrilla’s shale gas licence in the Fylde near Blackpool.
The owner of the fracking firm Cuadrilla predicted today that England’s moratorium on hydraulic fracturing would be lifted – but not before 2021.
Operators of a third of the UK’s newest onshore shale gas licences have been given more time for exploration.
Official documents confirm that an Ineos company has been awarded permits to drill the Texas shale.