Opponents of fossil fuel developments in southern England have described the government’s climate criteria for future oil and gas licences as “inherently flawed”.
The oil and gas company, IGas, announced today it is to explore geothermal energy sites in Cornwall.
A challenge has begun to the refusal of testing at the Balcombe oil site in West Sussex.
An environmental campaigner who brought a legal challenge over the climate impact of onshore oil production is considering taking her case to the Supreme Court after a divided ruling from judges.
A council which backed fracking nearly six years ago has adopted new planning rules that could restrict proposals for the controversial process.
Medical leaders have called on the UK government to halt new oil and gas exploration to avoid further damage to the nation’s health.
More than three-quarters of people want a windfall tax on fossil fuel companies, according to a national survey published today.
Opponents of fracking in Lancashire have welcomed Cuadrilla’s announcement that it is to plug and abandon shale gas wells near Blackpool.
The fracking company, Cuadrilla, has announced it is to plug and abandon its two shale gas wells at Preston New Road site near Blackpool.
Northern Ireland’s economy minister has proposed a moratorium on onshore oil and gas operations followed by legislation to ban it.