Shale Dispatch

Breitling CEO criticises UK shale firms for lack of ‘real effort’ at engagement – July 2014

The CEO of Dallas-based shale explorer Breitling Energy Corporation, Chris Faulkner, has accused the companies operating in the UK’s fledgling shale gas industry of dragging their heels in its development.

He told a Council of Europe meeting in Strasbourg that the “UK government is making every effort to get this right, albeit without much help from the shale industry which has spectacularly failed to properly engage with governments and, more importantly, with the public at large”. (more)