A government survey of public attitudes on energy issues has dropped some questions about fracking and will ask others less frequently.
The operator of the controversial Balcombe oil site in West Sussex has said it intends to appeal against the rejection of its well test.
Carbon capture must be safe and effective in reducing CO2 emissions, members of the public have told the government.
The Conservative MP who represents Biscathorpe in Lincolnshire has objected to proposals by Egdon Resources for long-term oil production in the village.
More than a third of people oppose fracking for shale gas while just under a quarter support it, according to the latest data from a government survey released this morning.
Climate campaigners from across Europe are reporting they have occupied a site earmarked by Ineos for a major chemicals complex in Belgium.
This post has live news updates on the decision over proposals to explore for oil and gas near the village of Dunsfold in Surrey.
Opposition to fracking has reached a record high of 45%, according to a quarterly government survey of public attitudes.
Just one in ten people support fracking in the UK, according to the latest results in a quarterly government survey.
Councillors in West Lancashire have voted overwhelmingly to oppose plans to drill and frack two shale gas wells in the green belt near Formby.