A 17-year-old climate activist from Brockham in Surrey is urging local people to object to plans for 15 years of oil production plans in her village as the deadline approaches for public comments.
Long-term oil extraction from a site in the Surrey greenbelt would “inevitably” result in greenhouse gas emissions from burning the fuel, the court of appeal was told today.
Climate campaigners, including two British Olympians, blockaded the entrance to the UK’s largest oil refinery early this morning.
Opponents of fossil fuel extraction in Surrey have set up a climate camp on land proposed for gas exploration.
A new report published today shows that the UK has increased its oil and gas production since declaring a climate emergency in 2019.
The planning decision due this week on proposals to drill for oil and gas near the village of Dunsfold in Surrey has been deferred.
Campaigners from Extinction Rebellion took part in a demonstration in Kingston this morning before a meeting of Surrey County Council.
Lancashire residents are demanding to know whether emergency planners have updated the risks from Cuadrilla’s shale gas site following the UK’s strongest fracking-induced earth tremor.
Events in July 2019 and beyond about UK fracking, onshore oil and gas and campaigning
Events in May 2019 and beyond about UK fracking, onshore oil and gas and campaigning.