Public perception: Distrust for fracking

Philip Macnaghten*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademicpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)


Oil and gas extraction via hydraulic fracturing is controversial, with government support but mixed public opinion. Deliberative research shows that securing public support may be difficult because citizens in the United States and United Kingdom are sceptical of government and industry motives.
Original languageEnglish
Article number17059
JournalNature Energy
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Public perception: Distrust for fracking'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this