Francis Egan, CEO of fracking firm Cuadrilla, has said the UK government’s new report on climate change “smacks of creative carbon accounting”.
Cuadrilla has lost an appeal to drill a second fracking site in Lancashire.
Opposition to fracking has risen with more than a third of people against the process, a Government survey suggests.
Ministers have "no intention of altering" regulations on tremors caused by fracking which have repeatedly halted work in Lancashire, it has emerged.
Friends of the Earth claimed the Environment Agency (EA) failed to consider techniques which could reduce the environmental impact of fracking at the energy firm's site in Little Plumpton, Lancashire.
Environmental campaigners are set to bring the latest legal challenge over fracking at the High Court.
Fracking firm Cuadrilla has announced a further "series" of micro seismic events in Blackpool, near its Lancashire Preston New Road site.
A 1.5ML (local magnitude) tremor has been recorded in Blackpool following fracking at Cuadrilla’s nearby gas exploration site.
Campaigners have criticised the Government for failing to consider measures which they claim could reduce the environmental impact of fracking at Cuadrilla's controversial Preston New Road site.
The Scottish Government confirmed last night it was looking to fortify its fracking policy with a fresh public consultation on the practice.
The latest legal challenge against fracking at Cuadrilla's controversial Preston New Road site is set to be heard at the High Court.
Cuadrilla has produced first gas from its fracking site in Lancashire.
Work has once again been halted at Cuadrilla’s fracking site in Lancashire after the fourth “micro-seismic event” in the last week.
Fracking firm Cuadrilla has announced another “micro seismic” event has been detected at its shale gas exploration site in Lancashire.
Fracking firm Cuadrilla has revealed that a second "micro" seismic event took place at it's shale gas exploration site in Lancashire.
Hundreds of thousands of people have signed a petition opposing proposals to fast-track fracking through the planning system, campaigners said.
Three anti-fracking protesters jailed for causing a public nuisance by climbing onto lorries at a site in Lancashire have been freed by the Court of Appeal.
Three fracking protesters jailed for causing a public nuisance are to appeal against their sentences.
Fracking for shale gas has begun in Lancashire amid protests over the controversial process.
It has been a long, controversial road to the start of "fracking" to extract shale gas from deep underground at Preston New Road, Lancashire.
Energy firm Cuadrilla is to begin fracking at its Preston New Road site in Lancashire on Saturday after an environmental campaigner failed in a High Court bid to block operations.
The High Court will rule on Friday on whether to grant an order temporarily blocking energy firm Cuadrilla from fracking the UK's first horizontal shale gas well, pending a legal challenge.
An environmental campaigner is to go to the High Court in a bid to stop energy firm Cuadrilla from fracking the UK's first horizontal shale gas well pending a legal challenge.
Cuadrilla has announced that it to begin fracking at its Preston New Road site in Lancashire, where work has been dogged by protests.
Hundreds of UK university academics have signed an open letter calling for a parliamentary inquiry into the sentencing of four fracking campaigners.