Guidance on fracking: developing shale oil and gas in the UK - Government Guidance

Oil & Gas Division
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12 Apr 2016

The Department of Energy & Climate Change has added a new public information video "What is fracking, shale gas and oil?" to its extensive shale gas and hydraulic fracking information availble on its website.

The "Guidance on fracking: developing shale oil and gas in the UK" page is particularly informative with the following contents:-

 

  1. Overview
  2. What is fracking, shale gas and oil?
  3. The potential of shale gas and oil
  4. Evidence on safety and the environment
  5. Regulation
  6. Community and public engagement
  7. Exploration in your area
  8. Government development of shale oil and gas industry