Updated 24 April 2020 The investment bank, VSA Capital, has hinted that politics, rather than science, could overturn the moratorium on onshore fracking in England.
The number of shares in the onshore operator, UK Oil & Gas plc, has risen to 7.8 billion, up by more than a quarter since August 2019.
The former head of BP and the fracking firm Cuadrilla has warned that oil prices will remain low for “some considerable time”.
Shares in Angus Energy rose this morning as the company announced it had taken out a £1.4m loan with a property company.
The oil and gas company, Rathlin Energy, has confirmed that it has started work at its second site in East Yorkshire.
With the government announcement last week to postpone its decision on plans at IGas’s Ellesmere Port site in Cheshire, a member of Frack Free Upton reflects on, and celebrates, the local campaign against the onshore gas industry.
Losses in IGas more than doubled in 2019 to more than £50m as the company turned its back on shale exploration in north west England, annual accounts have revealed.
A fake Facebook account was allegedly used to send messages to people about changes to the UK Oil & Gas injunction against protests.
Five women campaigners have welcomed a legal ruling which allows them to continue their long-running opposition to an injunction against protests at oil sites in Sussex and Surrey.
UK onshore oil production fell in 2019 to its lowest point for eight years, official data has revealed.