Government gives controversial fracking in Lancashire the green light

Government gives controversial fracking in Lancashire the green light
 

The Government has controversially given fracking in Lancashire the green light.
One fracking scheme in the county has been given the go ahead, but the second – applied for by the same fracking company – was refused.
What is fracking and why is it so controversial? Lancashire County Council had turned down planning applications from shale gas company Cuadrilla for fracking at two locations in Fylde.
Cuadrilla, which had hoped to frack at Preston New Road and Roseacre Wood, appealed against the decision and it went to a public inquiry, which was heard earlier this year.
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6 October 2016 in Hot News, Views: 34
Source: Metro
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