2018 was a year of firsts for fracking and the campaigns against it, with successes and setbacks on both sides of the argument.
The regulator of oil and gas licensing has begun a consultation on how it plans to assess the financial strength of companies.
Any fracking at Third Energy’s well at Kirby Misperton could have to wait until the autumn, it emerged today.
Third Energy confirmed tonight it was releasing some equipment from its fracking site at Kirby Misperton in North Yorkshire after the government required a review of the company’s finances.
IGas said this morning it was having talks with a “potential strategic investor” as it headed towards a predicted failure to meet financial obligations.
Environmental permit for shale gas drilling at Tinker Lane in Notts – no groundwater monitoring required
A second shale gas site has come a step closer in north Nottinghamshire.
The shale company IGas has raised questions about its ability to operate as a going concern.