Monday, 15 July 2013

Fracking Update - July 2013

We are expecting Sheffield City Council to develop a frack-free policy (probably coal-bed methane will be use around the Yorkshire area). We will be stepping up our campaigning on this issue in the coming months.

Here's a link to watch Gasland 2, Josh Fox's new follow up to his previous film. It has a lot of info on developments to do with 'fracking' in the U.S.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AdlVH1IjQu4#at=7405

A useful document for planning issues regarding fracking can be found here:
https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/224238/Planning_practice_guidance_for_onshore_oil_and_gas.pdf