UK govt doesn’t envisage lifting current fracking ban -minister

Published 14:31 on March 14, 2022  /  Last updated at 15:04 on March 30, 2022  /  EMEA, EU ETS, UK ETS  /  No Comments

The British government is holding firm on its current ban on shale gas fracking, despite growing support from the ruling party to reverse the position in light of spiking energy costs, a minister told a conference on Monday.

The British government is holding firm on its current ban on shale gas fracking, despite growing support from the ruling party to reverse the position in light of spiking energy costs, a minister told a conference on Monday.

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