Fracking has stopped at the UK’s only shale gas exploration site after a tremor, according to energy firm Cuadrilla. Operations were paused for 18 hours from Wednesday evening while Cuadrilla monitored the site near Blackpool after a “micro seismic event” with a magnitude of 1.55. The company confirmed that the tremor was the largest it had ever recorded at the facility.
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