Fracking

Monday, April 29, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019

Fracking tsar: Stop getting 'hysterical' about fracking

Fracking tsar: Stop getting 'hysterical' about fracking

The government's former shale gas commissioner said ministers had taken too much notice of the "environment lobby" when forming their fracking policies.

Saturday, January 5, 2019

Saturday, January 5, 2019

Andy Burnham

Greater Manchester sets out plans to ban fracking

Greater Manchester sets out plans to ban fracking

One of the country's largest combined authorities will lay out plans to ban fracking, after "worrying" tremors at a fracking site in Blackpool.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Fracking halted after ‘tiny’ tremor detected

Fracking halted after ‘tiny’ tremor detected

Fracking halted after ‘tiny’ tremor detected

Cuadrilla temporarily halted fracking at its site in Lancashire after a “tiny” tremor was felt, the energy company has said.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Fracking

Fracking is a 'climate crime' says former Green Party leader

Fracking is a 'climate crime' says former Green Party leader

Natalie Bennett has called fracking a "climate crime" as the process to extract shale gas begins in Lancashire.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Thursday, October 6, 2016

'We shouldn't turn our backs on fracking', says leading scientific author

'We shouldn't turn our backs on fracking', says leading scientific author

'We shouldn't turn our backs on fracking', says leading scientific author

Fracking has been given the green light at at Cuadrilla's Preston New Road site at Little Plimpton, a decision which has prompted widespread criticism

Monday, September 26, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

Fracking: 'We're on a pathway to a world in which there are no emissions going up that are then taken down', says shadow energy secretary

Jeremy Corbyn ally Barry Gardiner calls for unity and vows to ban fracking

Jeremy Corbyn ally Barry Gardiner calls for unity and vows to ban fracking

The shadow energy secretary Barry Gardiner repeated his call for fracking to be banned, saying it throws up manifold environmental issues