Keep up with July 2021’s news with our digest of daily updated headlines about the business, regulation and campaigns around UK fracking, shale, and onshore oil and gas.
Tributes have been paid to Max Rosenberg, a campaigner against the onshore oil and gas industry, who has died.
A climate campaigner is to take her long-running fight against the development of oil wells in Surrey to the Court of Appeal.
Urgent change is needed to assess the full impact of fossil fuel proposals on the climate, the government was told today.
Opponents of a High Court injunction against protests at oil sites in southern England are celebrating news that it is being scaled back.
Rathlin Energy has revealed proposals to add six new wells at its West Newton A wellsite in Holderness and seek consent for 25-years of production. In a short statement on its website, the company said it planned to drill, test and produce from up to six new wells. […]
Opponents of fracking held a demonstration outside BP’s headquarters in London as part of an international day of action.
UK Oil & Gas plc announced this morning it has relinquished an oil exploration licence near Dorking in Surrey, which included a controversial site near the Leith Hill beauty spot.
UK anti-fracking campaigners have joined calls to block an expansion plan by the petrochemical company Ineos in Belgium.
Frack Free United, a network of campaigners opposed to fracking, was runner-up in a national awards scheme run by the Sheila McKechnie Foundation.