Shale gas 'could be as good for UK as US'
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Ineos: Shale gas 'could be as good for UK as US'

Shale gas could transform deprived areas of the UK as it has done in the US, says the founder of the company which has shipped the first import of the gas to the UK.

Jim Ratcliffe, chairman of Ineos, tells Radio 4's Today programme that there is an “enormous” quantity of shale gas in the UK.

  • 27 Sep 2016