The Environment Agency has approved changes to the rules for a well test at the West Newton-A oil and gas site in East Yorkshire, partner companies reported this morning.
Updated. IGas is demanding to know when the government will announce its decision on shale gas plans in Cheshire.
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.