Activists prove that not all wells leak

Dangerous stunt proves that gas extraction wells don't all leak

 

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Fracking doesn't use BTEX chemicals

Fracking uses cancer-causing BTEX chemicals. Or does it?

 

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Is the UK lagging behind Europe on renewables? No.

You'll have no doubt heard from fracking opponents that the UK is a poor performer on renewables, but is it?

  

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How can fracking wells be depleted and still leak methane?

Fracking opponents say shale gas wells are depleted really quickly, but that they'll also leak methane long after they've stopped producing. It can't be both...

 

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Government report says shale gas good for energy security

An assessment by the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) concludes UK shale gas could help boost energy security 

 

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Is wind energy really as "clean" as fracking opponents claim?

Opponents of fracking in the UK regularly claim we don't need it because we've got "clean" energy sources like wind power that we can rely on instead.

 

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Fracking at Preston New Road not so noisy after all

Officials at Fylde Borough Council have received just 3 complaints about noise from residents, but no enforcement action necessary

 

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Coal-to-Gas switching is behind UK emissions savings

What's been driving GHG emissions cuts in the UK? Gas, renewables or both and more? 

 

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Are renewables really as cheap as fracking opponents claim?

Opponents of fracking often say we don't need it because the costs of renewables keep falling. But...

 

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Fracking and the UK's highly faulted geologists

Geology academics: want to rise-up from relative obscurity? Simple, just criticise the UK fracking industry.

 

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