27 Nov '11, 11am

UK: Field of dreams, or an environment nightmare? | Peak Oil News ...: UK: Field of dreams, or an environment ni...

UK: Field of dreams, or an environment nightmare? Under a new government “licensing round” early next year – the first since 2008 – bids for shale gas exploration licences are expected to surge, industry experts have told The Sunday Telegraph. The company responsible for Britain’s only active shale gas drilling, Cuadrilla Resources, recently claimed a gigantic 200 trillion cubic-foot find at its site near Blackpool, Lancashire, the biggest discovery in Europe if confirmed. Supporters say shale gas could be a “game changer” for Britain, restoring its self-sufficiency in energy, raising billions in taxes and cutting CO2 emissions by displacing higher-emitting fossil fuels such as coal. They claim Britain could follow the United States, where volume shale gas production has reduced energy prices. Opponents say shale gas will stop Britain meeting its climate targets and condem...

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peakoil.com 27 Nov '11, 8pm

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peakoil.com 28 Nov '11, 9am

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ferrari.com 27 Nov '11, 9pm

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greenbuildingadvisor.com 28 Nov '11, 12pm

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greenbuildingelements.com 27 Nov '11, 10am

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