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The number of onshore oil and gas wells drilled in the UK in 2017 was another 50-year low for the industry.
Students looking for a career in the onshore oil and gas industry were expected to enrol in a new national college this month.
This post collates links to studies, briefings and reports from the past six months on fracking and the onshore oil and gas industry. It includes briefings on the industry and regulation, along with work on emissions, public attitudes to fracking, economic impacts, seismic effects and contamination risks.
Government climate adviser calls for tighter shale gas regulation so that leaks can be fixed rapidly
The UK must take rapid action to deal with any leaks from onshore shale gas wells, as part of efforts to avoid breaching carbon budgets, the government’s adviser on climate change said today.
In this Fracking Week in Parliament: Bonds for fracking sites Fracking and climate change in Scotland
A council in what could be one of the country’s leading shale gas areas has agreed a new policy document to help it deal with planning applications.