Rathlin Energy is apparently no longer targeting oil at its two sites at West Newton in East Yorkshire.
The company behind plans to explore for gas near a Surrey village has threatened to sue a senior local councillor for libel.
The government has refused costs to UK Oil & Gas plc in its successful appeal over gas exploration near Dunsfold in Surrey.
The life of a dormant oil site was extended today for the fourth time by councillors in West Sussex.
The government has now missed its own deadline by two years for decisions on shale gas schemes in south Yorkshire and Cheshire.
A local Conservative councillor has urged the levelling up secretary, Michael Gove, to intervene in plans by Rathlin Energy for long-term oil production and more drilling at a site in East Yorkshire.
Environmental groups are asking questions about the techniques that could be used for proposed oil and gas extraction at a site in East Yorkshire.
The Environment Agency is seeking public comments on its expected approval of a wide range of new operations at the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey.
The UK government has defended its decision to invest $1.15bn in a massive gas scheme in Mozambique.
DrillOrDrop’s diary of events in winter 2021/2 involving the UK onshore oil and gas industry and campaigns about it.