The amount of carbon that would be emitted during any future oil production at West Newton in East Yorkshire would be smaller than the UK onshore average, according to the conclusions of a study announced today.
A US fracking company featured in the documentary Gasland has been charged with environmental offences following a two-year grand jury investigation.
The fracking company, Cuadrilla, helped the former shale gas commissioner, Natascha Engel, prepare for a radio interview, according to emails she deleted.
The Irish government has announced it is withdrawing support for a gas import terminal at Shannon on the south west coast.
A public consultation into plans by UK Oil & Gas to explore for oil at Arreton on the Isle of Wight has opened.
Plans by UK Oil & Gas to explore for oil at Arreton on the Isle of Wight should be refused because they may be a hazard to road users, highway officials have recommended.
A bid to allow gas fields in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire to operate until 2035 is now likely to be approved after a government ruling.
Union Jack Oil plc is to pay £500,000 to become the largest single investor in the Wressle oil field in North Lincolnshire.
A legal challenge against the oil and gas industry regulator will be heard at the High Court next month (July 2020).
UK Oil & Gas said today it would reperforate the Portland section of its first well at the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey.