TORFAEN Friends of the Earth (FoE) has praised Torfaen councillors for voting to become a frack
The findings are another setback for the shale gas industry after councillors in Lancashire threw out a proposal from Cuadrilla to frack
The study, which the agency called the "most complete compilation of scientific data to date," focused on five issues related to drinking water: withdrawals of millions of gallons of water needed to frack
each well; the mixing of chemicals into fracking fluid; the high-pressured injections of that fluid; tainted water that flows back to the surface; and wastewater treatment and disposal.
Labour planning minister Carl Sargeant announced in February that he was "imposing a moratorium" on fracking in Wales by writing to all local planning authorities requiring them to inform him of any application to frack
for oil and gas.
Companies use 52,000 gallons of hydrochloric acid per well to soften up the shale before they frack
Phelim McAleer, producer of Frack
Nation, a rebuttal to and expose of Fox's Gasland, viewed the matter from a slightly different perspective:
The meetings will include a talk and presentation from national organisation Frack
Off and a chance to ask questions about the technologies, and what they would mean if started on Teesside.
Enterprising petroleum engineers have been hard at work trying to find ways to frack
Local residents formed protest groups Frack
Free Fylde, Residents Action on Fylde Fracking and Don't Frack with the Fylde.
Well, the Chancellor's father-in-law Lord Howell doesn't want us to frack
in the south east.
These trucks bring in frack
tanks, fill the frack
tanks with water and sand is brought in.
In fact, one of the worst aspects of the gas companies' plans to frack
as much as one-fifth of the U.
No bid has been made to frack
in Kirklees but a British Geological survey has identified parts of the borough for its potential.
Total, the French oil and gas company, can't frack
in their own country because the French government will not allow the mutilation of the countryside.
By all means frack
, but use the time it creates to build more nuclear plants, wind farms, wave collectors and solar panels.