Fracking

Oil drill
One-Minute Read
09 Apr, 2015

Most experts warn that fracking would be needed to extract commercial quantities of oil from the region

A fracking site in Manchester
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16 Jan, 2015

Fracking has transformed the energy market in the US but critics say it will cause untold damage

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28 Jun, 2014

Chris Smith says anti-fracking campaigners’ environmental fears are ‘definitely exaggerated’

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25 Mar, 2014

Experts say more information is needed to assess the safety of fracking in the UK

Fracking
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29 Jun, 2015

Company expected to appeal as government hopes of a shale gas boom take a blow

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19 Aug, 2013

Activists force way into Cuadrilla’s HQ and glue themselves to railings outside London PR firm

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16 Aug, 2013

Church seeks rights just days after clergy condemn fracking as risk to 'God's creation'

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30 Jul, 2013

More arrests in West Sussex village throw spotlight on contentious issue of shale gas exploration

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19 Jul, 2013

Deals are designed to kick start the hunt for shale gas, but environmentalists are furious

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