#Fracking

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

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

    March 27, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "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
    Environment

    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
    Environment

    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: Fracking Paused — and Resumed — Once More After Drilling Provoked Another Earthquake
    Environment

    Fracking Paused — and Resumed — Once More After Drilling Provoked Another Earthquake

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 30, 2018

    It’s the fifth tremor recorded in two weeks — but work has now resumed. Read more

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

    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.
    Environment

    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

  • Article: Plastic Production Is Set to Increase by 40% Over the Next Decade, Experts Say
    Environment

    Plastic Production Is Set to Increase by 40% Over the Next Decade, Experts Say

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 26, 2017

    Currently only 9% of plastic waste is recycled. Read more

  • Article: Scotland Bans Fracking After Overwhelming Public Support
    Environment

    Scotland Bans Fracking After Overwhelming Public Support

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 4, 2017

    “Fracking cannot, and will not take place in Scotland.” Read more