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Six Reasons the Karoo Will Not be Fracked

Is electricity from Karoo shale gas a pipe dream in South Africa? Hydrogeologist Dr Stefan Cramer thinks so.

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Popular Fracking Opposition in the Karoo

Back in 2011, resistance to fracking and shale gas exploration came mostly from white landowners. But things have changed in the Karoo.

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Fracking U-Turn Professor Gerrit van Tonder Dies

Prof Gerrit van Tonder, who died on 22 April, left an indelible mark on the fight against fracking in the Karoo.

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