Legal papers were submitted this morning in a challenge against the shale gas regulator about who should pay for decommissioning sites.
Campaigners are seeking to go to court over this month’s planning consent for oil production at Horse Hill in Surrey.
The campaign organisation, Friends of the Earth, has lost its legal challenge to one of key consents that allowed Cuadrilla to frack the UK’s first horizontal shale gas well.
Events in January and beyond about UK fracking, onshore oil and gas and campaigning.
DrillOrDrop’s round-up of the likely action on fracking and onshore oil and gas developments in 2019
As 2018 concludes, DrillOrDrop has compiled some of the key statistics from the past 12 months for the UK onshore oil and gas industry.
The government is being challenged in the High Court this week over its planning policy on fracking.