The licensing of thousands of square miles of English countryside for fracking five years ago has resulted in no wells and no oil or gas.
Nottinghamshire planners are recommending IGas should be given three more years to evaluate shale gas at a site near the village of Misson.
The Conservative MP who represents Biscathorpe in Lincolnshire has objected to proposals by Egdon Resources for long-term oil production in the village.
A company’s bid to drill for oil on the Isle of Wight has been opposed again by the local MP.
Opponents of plans for 20 years of oil extraction at a site in rural East Yorkshire are urging people to object.
Detailed plans for one of the UK’s largest onshore oil production schemes in recent years have been published.
More than one thousand people have signed a petition against oil production in the Lincolnshire Wolds.
The public inquiry into plans to explore for gas near the Surrey village of Dunsfold is to be held virtually, the Planning Inspectorate has confirmed.
Rathlin Energy has given formal notice that it intends to apply for planning permission for expansion and long-term oil production at one of its sites in East Yorkshire.
An oil company has won consent to continue the disposal of liquid radioactive waste in the South Downs National Park.