Ineos, owned by UK’s richest man, wants to overturn ban on well next to sheltered housing
Direct action has spooked the government, shackled the shale gas companies and raised public awareness. Are protesters winning the fight against the frackers?
Lorries, demonstrators and police drive up air pollution in Kirby Misperton, study finds
Environmental law group submits objection over proposed 3.6GW Drax plant
Third Energy to halt shale gas project in Kirby Misperton until completion of approval process
Test drilling by Third Energy expected to get go-ahead soon at Kirby Misperton, the first in UK since 2011
Jackie Brookes, who had been providing refreshments at Kirby Misperton camp for past month, accuses officers of bullying
Readers respond to news of scrapped rail electrification plans and the folly of HS2The transport secretary’s announcement (Fury as soaring cost halts electrification, 21 July) is disastrous for the UK – on economic,...
Investigation to look at how technique can affect drinking water as well as public attitudes
Decision to allow shale gas tests in village of Kirby Misperton could be challenged in court, Friends of the Earth says
The decision of North Yorkshire county council to allow fracking (Campaigners vow to fight fracking permit, 25 May) was based on limited information. I enquired some weeks ago whether there was or would be a social cost-benefit...
Campaigners fear more sites will get green light after decision to let Third Energy carry out test drilling in Kirby Misperton
Activists consider ‘more confrontational’ action to prevent energy firms drilling for shale gas in Yorkshire and Lancashire
Council approves shale gas tests in village of Kirby Misperton despite receiving 4,375 objections to the plans
A vote allowing Third Energy to frack for shale gas could pave way for technique to be used across England, critics say
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