The operator of the Wressle oil well in North Lincolnshire said initial production exceeded 884 barrels of oil per day (bopd).
Detailed plans for one of the UK’s largest onshore oil production schemes in recent years have been published.
The Environment Agency has approved new rules for work at the West Newton-B oil and gas site in East Yorkshire.
People are being invited to comment on changes to the environmental permit for the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey.
Council planners have supported proposals for a one-year well test at the controversial Balcombe oil site in West Sussex, which saw daily protests in summer 2013.
Fracking opponents have called for a countdown to restoration at Cuadrilla’s shale gas site near Blackpool after the company gave up consents to key operations.
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Oil production at the Horse Hill site in Surrey fell for a second month in a row, according to official data published today.
Proposals to test the Balcombe oil well in West Sussex would compromise the protected landscape of the High Weald, council planners said today.
The fracking company, Cuadrilla, has breached rules on monitoring the flare at its Preston New Road shale gas site in Lancashire.