Michael Fallon

Fracking: 'If you can't get in the front door, just go around to the back'

Posted by kcumming — 19 December 2013 at 1:27pm - Comments
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Yesterday, late afternoon, the government quietly announced it is changing planning rules to allow companies to frack under people’s homes without telling them.

Greenpeace on Govt plans to open two thirds of England up to fracking

Last edited 17 December 2013 at 2:59pm
17 December, 2013

Responding to DECC's proposals for the new shale gas licensing round, Greenpeace Energy Campaigner Anna Jones said:

Government confirms double standards on fracking and wind

Posted by kcumming — 31 October 2013 at 4:23pm - Comments
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Given its hitherto gung-ho attitude to fracking, it was perhaps no surprise when energy minister Michael Fallon confirmed yesterday that the government is guilty of double standards when it comes to shale gas and renewables.

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