Development of the controversial Cambo oil field off Shetland has been paused.
Work has paused on UKOG’s Turkish well after the drilling assembly became stuck.
The business minister, Kwasi Kwarteng, has confirmed that Cuadrilla will not be allowed to resume fracking at its Preston New Road site near Blackpool until last month’s record-breaking tremor has been investigated.
More earth tremors overnight were strong enough to stop fracking for a second time this month at Cuadrilla’s shale gas site at Preston New Road near Blackpool.
Cuadrilla has been accused of trying to downplay last night’s 1.6ML earth tremor caused by its fracking operation near Blackpool.
The shale gas company, Cuadrilla, is seeking permission to add new chemicals to its fracking operations in Lancashire.