Re-elected UK government pledges support for domestic energy production
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