The fracking company, Cuadrilla, has announced it is to plug and abandon its two shale gas wells at Preston New Road site near Blackpool.
Investigative journalist and environmental writer. Specialising in UK onshore oil and gas, fracking and the reaction to it.
Northern Ireland’s economy minister has proposed a moratorium on onshore oil and gas operations followed by legislation to ban it.
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Angus Energy has raised £1.4m through a placing of 175m shares.
DrillOrDrop’s diary of events in spring 2022 involving the UK onshore oil and gas industry and campaigns about it.
The operator of a Lincolnshire oil site, where only limited work has been carried out since 2014, has been accused of “planning by stealth”.
At least 14 onshore oil and gas schemes are going through the planning system in England, DrillOrDrop research has revealed.
Keep up with February 2022’s news with our digest of daily updated headlines about the business, regulation and campaigns around UK fracking, shale, and onshore oil and gas.
The UK onshore oil and gas exploration firm, Hutton Energy UK Limited, was dissolved today.
A tree planting scheme on the site of a former oil site in the South Downs National Park has failed.