10 days until the ISDS TTIP Consultation ends!

The Online public consultation on investment protection and investor-to-state dispute settlement (ISDS) in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Agreement (TTIP) ends in 10 days (06/07/2014).

Infrastructure Bill will allow sale of land, fracking, nuclear without consent

What’s included in the Bill? The proposed Infrastructure Bill mandates that local councils relinquish 90% of their brownfield land to the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA). Brownfield sites are previously developed sites that have become vacant, contaminated but could be reused…Continue Reading →

Help urgently needed at East Yorkshire fracking protest camps

Equipment for exploratory drilling and a ‘minifrac’ is arriving imminently at two sites in East Yorkshire. They urgently need more people to support the community protection camps. The sites are at Crawberry Hill, near Beverley, HU17 8RU and West Newton,…Continue Reading →

Government Consultation on Underground Drilling

The UK Government is currently holding a consultation on proposals to reform the procedure for gaining underground access to oil or gas deposits and geothermal energy.