Huge 'gas explosion' on street in Ashford 'blows off front of house'

Huge ‘gas explosion’ on street in Ashford ‘blows off front of house’ as fire crews rush to scene Four fire crews called to Mill View in Willesborough in Ashford at just before 8am Several people were trapped inside house before being freed, Kent Police said Officers are still trying to find out if anyone is […]

British Gas engineers launch fresh wave of strikes

British Gas engineers launch fresh wave of strikes in January and February in pay and conditions row as they claim first walkouts lead to backlog of 100,000 appointments Thousands of members of the GMB union walked out on Wednesday and will strike again later this month and in February British Gas said ‘strong contingency plans’ […]

Rihanna shocks fan at a gas station in Barbados

Rihanna gave one fan the ultimate Christmas gift. While at a gas station in her native Barbados, the pop star ran into a mega fan and shot a sweet video with him. “My Christmas just got made merry,” the delighted fan said in the video. Both Rihanna, 32, and the fan were wearing masks. Describing […]

Scott Morrison’s Narrabri gas field plan an economic test for next election

Opponents of the gas industry have been warning for years that a wave of cheap, renewable energy will wipe away the need for new gas fields, pipelines and power stations. Scott Morrison does not believe them. In his new energy statement, the Prime Minister has made a fundamental move to add more gas to the […]

Onshore gas drilling to resume as Victoria scraps years-long ban

Drilling for gas reserves underground will once again be allowed across Victoria as the state moves to lift its years-long moratorium on conventional onshore gas exploration. Surprising many, as a decision was not required to be made for another three months, the Andrews government unveiled legislation allowing an "orderly restart" of conventional gas exploration and […]