A former would-be fracking company has appointed a leading opponent as a director to help it go green.
Senior figures from Cuadrilla’s backers in Australia and Hong Kong have been appointed to the company’s boards.
The chief executive of Third Energy, the Yorkshire gas production company, has resigned after just five months in the job.
Doriemus plc, which has oil interests in the Weald in southern England, has replaced its chairman.
The shale gas industry was warned today it must tackle the problem of who pays for decommissioning if the operator goes out of business.
Two City veterans have resigned as directors of the gas company, Third Energy, a year after their appointments.
One of the key figures in the company expected to frack the UK’s first gas well for nearly seven years has resigned as a director.
A newspaper article in North Yorkshire led to speculation during the weekend that gas company, Third Energy, had already carried out test fracks at its Kirby Misperton well site.
1986 Autumn Conoco drills Balcombe oil well. http://www.cuadrillaresources.com/our-sites/balcombe/