The former Green Party MEP and environmental campaigner, Keith Taylor, has died, aged 69.
The company behind plans to explore for gas near a Surrey village has threatened to sue a senior local councillor for libel.
The life of a dormant oil site was extended today for the fourth time by councillors in West Sussex.
Proposals to extend the life of a dormant oil site for a fourth time have been supported by West Sussex planners.
UK Oil & Gas is seeking to extend the life of its suspended Broadford Bridge exploration site in West Sussex for the fourth time.
For the first time since 1935, no onshore oil or gas wells were drilled in a calendar year, according to 2021 data from the industry regulator.
A High Court judge has approved major cuts to one of England’s widest-ranging injunctions against protests at oil and gas sites.
2020 was a frack free year in the UK because the shale gas industry failed to persuade ministers to lift blocks on the process.
A 71-year-old grandmother walking 100 miles to raise money for a legal challenge to onshore oil production has beaten her £3,500 target.
Broadford Bridge exploration site. Photo: Broadford Bridge Action Group Councillors in West Sussex have voted by 10-1 to allow another two years at the oil exploration site at Broadford Bridge.