Shale gas exploration refused in green belt

The secretary of state has refused temporary permission for shale gas exploration in the Yorkshire green belt in a recovered appeal decision, disagreeing with his inspector's assessment that harmful impacts were outweighed by national policy support for the proposal.

by Ruth Amundson

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