We Need to Talk About Fracking - The London Debate

Part of a series of debates held across the UK, Let's Talk About Fracking aims to engage people in a serious debate about fracking. With fracking industry representatives invited to be part of the panel but declining to take part, this video of the London debate takes the form of a panel discussion, hosted by Channel 4 News presenter Jon Snow, with questions and comments from the audience.  Scientist, Nick Riley MBE, a geologist who believes fracking is a necessary and useful transition technology, was given time to speak from the floor, as was Cuadrilla's PR representative, Mark Linder. As these were the only two pro-frackers willing to attend it seemed unfair to pit them against a panel of five anti-frackers, and so they were given extra time to speak from the floor. The panel... read more
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