UK Oil and Gas has had to clarify arguments which it says support its planning application to drill for oil and gas at Dunsfold in Surrey.
The decision on plans to expand the UK Oil and Gas exploration site at Horse Hill in Surrey has been put back again, until at least July.
A High Court judge ruled this morning that the government does not have to carry out a new public consultation on its planning policy on fracking.
Third Energy has said it will apply to extend the duration of planning permission for the KMA wellsite at Kirby Misperton in North Yorkshire.
The Scottish government has delayed its decision on whether to ban fracking.
People have been excluded from a public consultation over fracking chemicals by the use of technical language, an industrial chemist has complained.
An anti-fracking campaign group has lodged a formal complaint against the government over a public consultation on changing the planning rules for shale gas drilling.