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UK fracking allowed to resume

The government says fracking for shale gas can resume in the UK, with new controls to address the risk of small earth tremors.

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uSwitch: Fracking likely to lower bills energy bills

The advent of fracking in the UK is likely to lower fuel prices, according to an analyst at the price comparison website uSwitch.

Director of consumer policy Ann Robinson said that even if reserves of shale gas in the UK are not as large as expected, the practice is lowering gas prices around the world which has benefits for us.

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