The Oklahoman first reported that the Corporation Commission is examining quakes linked to frack
The two bids by shale gas company Cuadrilla to frack
between Preston and Blackpool were turned down by Lancashire County Council last year, although officials had backed the Preston New Road scheme.
Since then, two high-profile applications to frack
in Lancashire have been rejected by councillors and are now the subject of appeals.
Companies use 52,000 gallons of hydrochloric acid per well to soften up the shale before they frack
job can take as long as 10 days, and wells are often fracked
more than once.
ENERGY companies will have a "massive fight on their hands" if they apply to frack
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.
In another segment, we meet members of the Northern Wayne Property Owners Association (NWPOA), a coalition of farmers and landowners who joined forces, leveraging their combined 100,000-plus acres in order to negotiate a uniform land lease with energy companies wishing to frack
Rachel Ehrenberg's feature story on hydraulic fracturing ("The facts behind the frack
," SN: 9/8/12, p.
The peaceful action created a strong visual image of defiance and showed solidarity with the hundreds of other individuals, and groups like the Anti-fracking Nanas, Preston New Road Action Group, Roseacre Awareness Group and Frack
Free Lancashire, who have given up their time to campaign against fracking ever since the temporary ban in 2011.
We need to learn from the experiences communities in the US and keep the UK frack
The Greenpeace demo had broken a court injunction banning protesters from the site and the farmer tried to drive them away by spraying the Frack
Free Bake Off tent.
Well, the Chancellor's father-in-law Lord Howell doesn't want us to frack
in the south east.
But protest group Frack
Off, who stormed the Cuadrilla Resources Banks site last November, slammed the decision.