Plans to set fire to coal under the seabed at 19 sites around the UK could cause massive climate pollution, groundwater contamination and toxic waste.
Much vaunted plans to set fire to coal under the sea around Scotland are likely to be dealt a blow by an independent review for the Scottish Government.
Glasgow University has cancelled online access for a geology professor who criticised the fracking industry.
Panama Papers show the owners of a Highland estate sought to profit from a fracking firm criticised for its ‘unacceptable’ environmental impact.
The Grangemouth petrochemical company is pressing ahead with fracking plans despite the Scottish Government’s moratorium.
Fresh fears about fracking Scotland’s central belt after scientists discover dangerous levels of toxic chemicals at a US fracking site.
The Scottish Government awarded a £36,000 contract to investigate the environmental impact of fracking to a vocal supporter of the technology – and then hastily dropped it under questioning.