UK government suppressed damaging fracking report until after crucial Lancashire vote

https://energydesk.greenpeace.org/2016/11/25/fracking-report-andrea-leadsom-lancashire/ The British government deliberately withheld the release of a damaging fracking report to prevent local councillors from scrutinising it ahead of a crucial voteON SHALE GAS drilling, according to […]

Victoria Banning Fracking For Good

The Andrews Labor Government today introduced legislation to permanently ban fracking in Victoria, protecting our agricultural sector and giving certainty to regional communities. http://www.premier.vic.gov.au/banning-fracking-for-good/

Fossil fuel divestment soars in UK universities

    The number of British universities divesting from fossil fuels has leaped to 43, a quarter of the total. The surge means the UK leads the world in campus […]

Rockefellers give Exxon Mobil lashing over the environment

https://www.engadget.com/2016/11/22/rockefellers-give-exxon-mobil-lashing-over-the-environment/  

Frack Free Activists visit Weston-super-Mare

This Saturday (29th October) a bunch of hardy activists visited the popular seaside town of Weston-super-Mare in North Somerset in order to raise awareness of the threat to this area […]

Another great article from George Monbiot

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/sep/27/fracking-digging-drilling-paris-agreement-fossil-fuels

Rural Tourism in England Enquiry – Response Guidelines

http://frackfreeryedale.org/ruraltourismenquiryguidelines/   Rural Tourism in England Enquiry – Response Guidelines PEDL Licence areas across the north of England In a hurry? If so, just click on this link and follow […]

We need to demonstrate we have alternatives to fossil fuels

MUNITY ENERGY TO THE RESCUE – Local choices, global effects A public event, Friday 2nd September, 7 – 9.30pm Renewable energy is making rapid strides. Many households now have their […]

Fracking report goes missing

According to a letter published in the Guardian yesterday by Dr Robin Russell-Jones, a report from the UK Climate Change Committee on Fracking which was promised by end of May […]

Total gives up fracking plans in Denmark

Encouraging news from the other side of the North Sea!  As a result of poor initial drilling results and strong public resistance, oil giant Total have given up plans to […]