Opponents of the Horse Hill oil site near Gatwick airport are seeking to overturn the decision of a High Court judge.
Planning approval at an onshore drilling site in Surrey did not need to take into account the climate effects of burning produced oil, a High Court judge ruled this morning.
The UK should phase out greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) said today.
This post has news updates from the final day of the public inquiry into IGas plans to test its well at Ellesmere Port.
People living around the Horse Hill oil site near Gatwick Airport have protested about long-term drilling and production plans.
A High Court judge has rejected the legal challenge against planning permission to frack in North Yorkshire.
In the past few minutes a High Court judge has backed plans by Third Energy to frack for shale gas at Kirby Misperton in North Yorkshire.