Operators of a third of the UK’s newest onshore shale gas licences have been given more time for exploration.
The shale gas company, Cuadrilla Resources, is looking at conventional oil and gas opportunities in the UK after predicting no fracking this year.
North Lincolnshire Council has paid costs of £403,000 after losing an appeal on plans for oil production at Wressle, the site operator has confirmed.
The exploration and production company, Union Jack Oil, is planning to withdraw from three licences in 2020 because of falls in their value.
Official documents confirm that an Ineos company has been awarded permits to drill the Texas shale.
Rathlin Energy reported this morning that work had begun on constructing the access to its new oil and gas site in East Yorkshire.
Angus Energy announced this morning it expected to submit a planning application next week for onsite gas processing at its Saltfleetby field in Lincolnshire.
Two UK onshore companies announced today they were temporarily shutting-in some sites to cut production following falling oil and gas prices
Plans by IGas to drill and frack for shale gas on Ince Marshes in Cheshire appear to have been shelved.
The company behind oil production at Horse Hill in Surrey has raised £1.275m in a share placing to pay for cost cuts.