Gas mining is expanding across Australia, and has been touted as part of the answer to cutting emissions. But there is evidence that this rollout will pose significant health and environmental risks.
Three studies find higher rate of health issues for people who live near large or many fracked natural gas well sites.
Coal seam gas companies have invested billions of dollars to export their products overseas. But is their investment paying off?
Those against shale gas extraction have scored a couple of wins in the north-west of England, but industry-government-researcher collusion may yet win the day.