Tax incentives to encourage UK fracking

By Emma Hughes
Published: Thursday, 06 December 2012

Government scheme opens new market; proppant demand expected to rise

Cuadrilla are using silica sand proppant material,
supplied by Sibelco  
The UK government yesterday confirmed its support for shale gas exploration by launching a Gas Generation Strategy that will incentivise investigations on the UK coastal shelf.

Among other measures to be launched next year, including an Office for...