Greenpeace has lost a legal challenge to the UK government’s decision to allow BP to drill 30 million barrels of oil from the Vorlich Field in the North Sea.
The Environment Agency has defended the way it approved changes to the rules governing an oil site in East Yorkshire.
The Environment Agency has approved new rules for work at the West Newton-B oil and gas site in East Yorkshire.
People are invited to comment on proposals by Angus Energy to dispose of waste water into a borehole at its Brockham oil site in Surrey.
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Campaigners have urged planners to drop their support for more time at an oil exploration site in West Sussex.
Lawyers for UK Oil & Gas said five women campaigners should be barred from trying to quash an injunction against protests at its sites in Surrey and Sussex.
A new consultation has opened on expansion plans at the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey.
The government is being urged to change the law to protect people whose property is damaged by fracking.
Cold venting and acid squeeze have been approved at Rathlin Energy’s oil and gas site at West Newton in East Yorkshire.