Climate science tells us we cannot afford to burn most of the fossil fuels we have already. Fracking will open up another source of carbon emissions, further driving dangerous temperature rises. Instead we should plan a move away from fossil-fuelled industries that is fair to the communities and workers who currently depend on them. Scotland cannot be a climate leader if it allows fracking to go ahead.

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