The number of onshore oil and gas wells drilled in the UK in 2020 fell to a 70-year low.
2020 was a frack free year in the UK because the shale gas industry failed to persuade ministers to lift blocks on the process.
The drilling rig at Rathlin Energy’s West Newton B wellsite in East Yorkshire has been taken down.
Drilling results from Rathlin Energy’s West Newton B site in East Yorkshire indicate a “substantial hydrocarbon accumulation”, partners said this morning.
The drilling rig at Rathlin Energy’s West Newton-B site in East Yorkshire will be allowed to stay for another two months, council officials have confirmed.
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Egdon Resources has announced plans for a new well and oil production at its site at Biscathorpe in Lincolnshire.
Plans for new drilling and long-term oil production at the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey cleared another hurdle today.
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.
Rathlin Energy unveiled details today of an additional two proposed wellsites in East Yorkshire.