A six-day methane gas release at Cuadrilla’s fracking site near Blackpool had the same carbon footprint as 142 flights from London to New York, new research has concluded.
Opponents of fracking in Nottinghamshire have called for stricter planning controls on future shale gas development in the county.
IGas has announced a partnership with a US company to turn methane extracted from sites in south east England into hydrogen.
A government minister and an environmental organisation are to participate in a legal challenge over the climate effects of oil production at a site in Surrey.
Ineos’s shale gas business has cut the value of its exploration assets to zero following the government moratorium on fracking in England.
Activists from Extinction Rebellion Scotland have blocked entrances to the Ineos petrochemical plant at Grangemouth in Falkirk.
Doriemus is to sell its interest in the Brockham oil licence in Surrey to the operator, Angus Energy.
Plans for new drilling and long-term oil production at the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey cleared another hurdle today.
IGas is to apply to extend its planning permission at the shale gas site at Misson Springs in north Nottinghamshire.
The second meeting to decide whether to grant planning permission for gas exploration near the Surrey village of Dunsfold has been set for 27 November 2020.