Proposals to drill for oil on the Isle of Wight could threaten the island’s new Biosphere status, it was alleged yesterday.
Dunsfold residents have welcomed a county council vote to refuse plans to drill near their Surrey village.
Plans by UK Oil & Gas to explore for oil at Arreton on the Isle of Wight should be refused because they may be a hazard to road users, highway officials have recommended.
Rathlin Energy has applied to connect its oil and gas exploration site in East Yorkshire connection to the electricity grid.
A planning application by UK Oil & Gas for an exploration site on the Isle of Wight was published online this afternoon.
Officials have supported plans by UK Oil & Gas for a new drilling site near the village of Dunsfold in Surrey despite opposition from local people and councils. A report published this evening has recommended the application be approved by the county council’s planning committee next week. It […]
Rathlin Energy reported this morning that work had begun on constructing the access to its new oil and gas site in East Yorkshire.
A bid by UK Oil & Gas plc to extend the life of its site at Broadford Bridge in West Sussex will now not be decided until at least July.
UKOG said this morning it had submitted a planning application for oil drilling and flow testing at Arreton on the Isle of Wight.
The new Conservative MP for the Rother Valley in south Yorkshire is calling on the government to extend its moratorium on fracking to include drilling for shale gas.