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Lush and Frack Off Launch Nationwide Anti-Fracking Campaign

Today marks the start of a nationwide anti-fracking campaign by Lush in collaboration with Frack Off.  'Fight Against a Fracked Future' seeks to educate the public about the dangers associated with unconventional gas extraction and provide tools and tips for fighting back all with the use of a short animated film. You can watch the… Continue reading Lush and Frack Off Launch Nationwide Anti-Fracking Campaign

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Fracking Excluded from Growth and Infrastructures Bill!

We received some amazing news last Friday.  It was previously feared that the government's newly passed Growth and Infrastructures Bill would create a backdoor for unconventional gas companies to bypass the local planning permission.  This would mean that despite objections from local residents, fracking, coal bed methane or underground coal gasification projects only have to… Continue reading Fracking Excluded from Growth and Infrastructures Bill!

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Algerian Activists Tell Energy Minister to Frack Off!

Yesterday 30 Algerian anti-fracking activists along with members of Frack Off London and REAF held a demonstration outside a private HSBC bank that was hosting a meeting with Algerian Energy Minister Youcef Yousfi. On 9 March 2013, the Algerian government passed a law encouraging shale gas extraction.  The decision to bring fracking to Algeria has… Continue reading Algerian Activists Tell Energy Minister to Frack Off!