#Fracking

  • Article: Loopholes in England's Fracking Ban Cause Concern for Environmental Activists

    Loopholes in England's Fracking Ban Cause Concern for Environmental Activists

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 12, 2019

    The government has insisted fracking is "off the table." Read more

  • Article: Fracking Paused Once Again in Lancashire After Drilling Provoked the Biggest Earthquake Yet

    Fracking Paused Once Again in Lancashire After Drilling Provoked the Biggest Earthquake Yet

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 22, 2019

    Seismic activity was recorded with a magnitude of 1.55. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Wants to Open 1 Million Acres to Oil Drilling and Fracking in California

    Trump Administration Wants to Open 1 Million Acres to Oil Drilling and Fracking in California

    By Sushmita Roy|April 29, 2019

    The plan, if executed, will increase air, water, and noise pollution. Read more

  • Article: Living on the Frontlines of Fracking: Residents in Lancashire Explain What it's Like

    Living on the Frontlines of Fracking: Residents in Lancashire Explain What it's Like

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 27, 2019

    "We used to look out to green fields, now we see an industrial site." Read more

  • Article: UK Government Fracking Rules Are ‘Unlawful’ and Fail to Consider Science, Says High Court

    UK Government Fracking Rules Are ‘Unlawful’ and Fail to Consider Science, Says High Court

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 6, 2019

    Anti-fracking activists just took on the British government — and won. Read more

  • Article: Fracking Protesters Just Superglued Themselves to a UK Government Building

    Fracking Protesters Just Superglued Themselves to a UK Government Building

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 12, 2018

    “If we do not act now, we face extinction.” Read more

  • Article: Top Climate Scientist Says UK Fracking Plans 'Ignore Science'

    Top Climate Scientist Says UK Fracking Plans 'Ignore Science'

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 18, 2018

    Fracking has made a comeback — and people aren't happy. Read more

  • Article: The UK Hasn't Had a New Environment Bill for Over 20 Years. Now That's About to Change.

    The UK Hasn't Had a New Environment Bill for Over 20 Years. Now That's About to Change.

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 19, 2018

    It’s not yet clear what it will include, or when, but campaigners are calling it “fantastic.” Read more