UK Oil & Gas plc has acquired the interests of two companies in the Holmwood exploration licence, south of Dorking in Surrey.
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Two campaigners locked themselves together in a protest outside an industrial cleaning company early this morning.
An oil exploration well in one of the most sensitive parts of the country has lacked scrutiny because of legal loopholes.
The government has confirmed that no guarantor is required to underwrite Third Energy’s commitments to frack one well a year in Ryedale, North Yorkshire, until 2022.
Deliveries to Rathlin Energy’s East Yorkshire oil and gas exploration site were prevented by protests for a second day this week.
A woman campaigner has climbed on top of drilling equipment on its way to an oil and gas site in East Yorkshire.
A panel of judges at an internationally-recognised tribunal has urged the United Nations to ban fracking.