Shale gas hits the headlines

Two days before our Breakfast Panel on ‘The Energy Revolution’, iGas has announced that the companies holdings in north-west England contain between 15-170 trillion cubic feet of shale gas, far more than previously expected.

Allister Heath writing for City A.M. suggests the opportunity comparable to North Sea oil and that Britian should embrace the resource and develop it rapidly.

Look out for our write up on tomorrows panel for further ideas on what to do about this new resource.

Read Allister’s article here:

http://www.cityam.com/article/it-s-time-britain-embrace-global-shale-gas-bonanza

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