Salford Council commits to tackle Air Pollution – now they must refuse Fracking, say Friends of the Earth
Energy minister Matthew Hancock has revealed that Blackpool and The Fylde College is to be the UK hub for the National College for Onshore Oil and Gas.
Trafford Council will debate the controversial fracking industry at its Full Council meeting tomorrow (Weds 12 November) after the Labour group submitted a motion opposing fracking .
Friends of the Earth photo opportunity Where: Outside Lancashire County Hall, Fishergate, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8XJ When: Thursday, 2 October 2014 12.00-1.30pm
Resident groups opposing fracking plans in Lancashire and Friends of the Earth have welcomed an extension to the time allowed to respond to two major consultations on Cuadrilla’s proposed fracking sites in the Fylde.
GM Councils must refuse fracking as new review finds ‘Gold Standard’ fracking regulation is a myth – Friends of the Earth
An immediate suspension of further unconventional gas exploration and production – including fracking – is essential because regulation of the industry is flawed or not properly applied and enforced, concludes a new review by Friends of the Earth .