New research into fugitive methane emissions has called for better monitoring of decommissioned onshore oil and gas wells.
The business secretary, Kwasi Kwarteng, has said he is preparing to consider the next steps on fracking.
The organisation representing the UK shale industry has offered to fix gas prices to industry, transport and homes.
The government has refused costs to UK Oil & Gas plc in its successful appeal over gas exploration near Dunsfold in Surrey.
The first of eight new horizontal wells to exploit the West Newton gasfield in East Yorkshire could be drilled within months, it was revealed today.
Spirit Energy, which had planned to withdraw its stake in shale exploration in Lancashire, has changed its mind.
People are being invited to comment on the environmental impact of plans by IGas to produce unabated hydrogen at its gas site at Albury in Surrey.
The company behind gas exploration near the Surrey village of Dunsfold has complained to the local MP, Jeremy Hunt, about his comments that it would cause “enormous damage and disruption”.
The UK strategy for cutting greenhouse gas emissions could exceed targets set by parliament, government lawyers told the High Court today.
Climate policies in the UK government’s net zero strategy are not enough to meet cuts in greenhouse gas emissions required by law for the 2030s, it was revealed at the High Court today.