UK government calls temporary halt to all fracking in England
Published: Monday, 04 November 2019
The British government has temporarily halted all fracking activity in England due to concerns over its potential to cause earthquakes.
The UK’s Business &
Energy Secretary Andrea Leadsom announced a moratorium on
fracking in England, after earthquakes were reported near to
the United Kingdom’s only active fracking
The government cited a report by the UK’s Oil
& Gas Authority which found it was not...