Re-elected UK government pledges support for domestic energy production

By Emma Hughes
Published: Thursday, 28 May 2015

The UK's Convervative party has pledged to support fracking in a bid to boost domestic energy production. Emma Hughes explores what this means for industrial minerals.

Following the UK’s general election result on 8 May, the re-elected Conservative party has vowed to support the shale gas and hydraulic fracturing (fracking) industry, especially in the north of England.
After securing an unexpected overall majority, the party will be able to implement its manifesto, which pledges to support...

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