Do you live, work or study in Salford? If so, please sign and share our petition calling on Salford council to say no to fracking.
Government fails to protect communities from fracking – raise your concerns with the Secretary of State
Communities left on the side-lines – not protected or consulted about the threat of fracking. Following the release of the new planning guidance on fracking it’s clear that the Government is paying little attention to communities.
Fracking for shale gas is one of the most controversial environmental issues facing the UK. The process involves drilling a well into rock formations thousands of metres below the Earth’s surface.
A weekend of activity in opposition to fracking & other forms of extreme energy as well as in support of the fight Against Unemployment, Austerity and the Growing Threat of Climate Change.
Please ask your Member of Parliament (M.P) to attend an important Fracking and Climate Change presentation at the House of Commons co-organised by Friends of the Earth and the All Party Parliamentary Climate Change Group (APPCCG).
Like so many others last October, I was incredibly impressed by the campaigners from No Dash for Gas who spent a week occupying EDF’s new West Burton gas-fired power station in Nottinghamshire. (Neil Kingsnorth, Head of Activism, Friends of the Earth)