France upholds fracking ban

Politics & Economics

France’s constitutional court has upheld a ban on fracking, the controversial method to exploit oil and gas deposits. Fracking has been criticised by environmentalists as being able to trigger earthquakes and pollute water sources, but energy groups have hailed it as the future of the sector.

(Al Jazeera English YouTube channel)

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