Ineos’s shale gas business has cut the value of its exploration assets to zero following the government moratorium on fracking in England.
Doriemus is to sell its interest in the Brockham oil licence in Surrey to the operator, Angus Energy.
UK Oil & Gas plc announced this morning it has relinquished an oil exploration licence near Dorking in Surrey, which included a controversial site near the Leith Hill beauty spot.
An anti-fracking campaigner who argued that the cost of decommissioning Third Energy’s gas wells in North Yorkshire could fall on the taxpayer has lost his legal case. Eddie Thornton told the high court in July that the industry regulator, the Oil & Gas Authority (OGA,) had failed to […]
Regulation of the UK onshore shale industry is “lax, fragmented and frequently incompetent”, a new study has concluded.
The company behind oil drilling at Horse Hill in Surrey said this morning it had taken a licence stake in south east Turkey in the hope of “rapid monetisation” of reserves.
The regulator of the oil and gas industry has no power to secure decommissioning of onshore sites, the High Court heard today.
Cuadrilla should be allowed to keep its long-standing Elswick gas production site, Lancashire planners said today, even though there’s been no extraction for more than seven years.
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Union Jack Oil announced this morning it had increased its interest in the Biscathorpe oil site in Lincolnshire.