This cold New Year’s week brought news that LNG imports to the UK in December were at their highest level in more than three years, with more LNG arriving in the fourth quarter of last year than in the rest of the year combined.
One of the country's largest combined authorities will lay out plans to ban fracking in a new green strategy.
Since operations restarted in October, Cuadrilla has had to pause activity a number of times following tremors at its Preston New Road site in Lancashire, north-west England.
The Government's new planning guidance was unlawfully published without an assessment of its environmental impact, the High Court has been told.
Environmental campaigners are set to bring the latest legal challenge over fracking at the High Court.
A 1.5ML (local magnitude) tremor has been recorded in Blackpool following fracking at Cuadrilla’s nearby gas exploration site.
The North American fracking market - already expected to be a downer for the holidays - is turning out to be even worse than expected, according to the world’s biggest oil-service provider.
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 latest legal challenge against fracking at Cuadrilla's controversial Preston New Road site is set to be heard at the High Court.
Demonstrators have chained themselves together and superglued themselves to a Government building as part of an environmental protest.
A town mayor's High Court bid to challenge an alleged change in Government policy on fracking planning decisions has been dismissed.
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.
Ministers have confirmed they are consulting on their "preferred policy position" of fracking being prohibited in Scotland, more than a year after the First Minister said the controversial practice was being banned "end of story".
The self-proclaimed "Frack Master" Chris Faulkner of Dallas-based Breitling Energy agreed to a plea deal with a 12-year prison sentence for securities fraud, money laundering and tax evasion, the Securities and Exchange Commission 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.
It has been a long, controversial road to the start of "fracking" to extract shale gas from deep underground at Preston New Road, Lancashire.
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.
The UK Government has appointed a former MP to improve communication links between communities and the fracking industry.
Police have cut a section labelling anti-fracking campaigners as domestic terrorists from their annual plan.
Energy company Cuadrilla has received the final go-ahead from the Government to frack a second exploration well at a site in Lancashire.
Environmental campaigners backed by Bianca Jagger have been banned from carrying out certain protest activities at two oil and gas drilling sites.
Aberdeen City Council has been named among a number of Scottish councils backing fracking overseas.