Support for fracking has declined over the past decade and opposition has become more deeply entrenched, a new study of public attitudes in the UK has concluded.
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.
Support for fracking has risen and opposition fallen, according to results from a government survey published today.
The company behind oil drilling at Horse Hill in Surrey said this morning it had taken a licence stake in south east Turkey in the hope of “rapid monetisation” of reserves.
DrillOrDrop’s diary is back after a break when many events were cancelled or postponed by the coronavirus outbreak.
Opposition to fracking has reached a record high of 45%, according to a quarterly government survey of public attitudes.
Events in February 2020 and beyond about UK fracking, onshore oil and gas and campaigning
Opposition to fracking reached 44%, a record high, in the latest government survey of public attitudes to shale gas.
Events in November 2019 and beyond about UK fracking, onshore oil and gas and campaigning Second public inquiry into Egdon Resources’ plans for oil production at Wressle Horse Hill site visit for Surrey neighbours Fundraiser for judicial review against approval of Horse Hill oil production Latest results from […]
A plan to drill and frack near important wildlife sites in Sefton and West Lancashire should not be approved, the government’s nature conservation adviser has warned.