Gas will undoubtedly play a major role in Scotland’s future and gas extracted from shale rock deep underground through fracking is a wonderful opportunity for Scotland’s economy and energy balance.
This website is designed to answer some of your questions with the knowledge that we have accumulated as an industry both onshore and offshore for over 100 years.
At the end of this website we ask some of our own questions of you.
The Benefits of Shale Gas
Cost of annual imports by 2035
Lower carbon footprint than imported gas
Potential Scottish jobs
Potential to be spent in Scotland
Potential UK tax revenue
Direct to Scottish communities
Electricity costs three times more than gas
Of our gas will be imported by 2035
of home heating is provided by gas in Scotland
of all gas consumed in Scotland is by industry
Cost per home of moving from gas to electrical cooking and heating