POLL: NBR readers on fracking regulation

The rules around fracking should be left as they are, according to NBR ONLINE readers.

In a poll conducted last week, readers were asked: Should the government tighten rules around fracking?

The results:

  • Yes - 34%
  • No - 66%

Commissioner for the Environment Jan Wright has ruled out a moratorium on fracking, saying there is "no red flag".


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