Fracking

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Government accused of 'electioneering' over fracking 'ban'

A report by the Oil and Gas Authority found that it is not possible to accurately predict earthquakes caused by the process.

Tremor measuring 2.1 on Richter scale recorded at UK fracking site

A tremor measuring 2.1 on the Richter scale has been recorded at the UK’s only active fracking site – the largest detected at the facility.

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Government’s fracking tsar quits ‘impossible’ role after just months in the job

The Government’s fracking tsar has quit the post after just six months, claiming policy around it means there is “no purpose” to her job.