Decisions on plans for Balcombe and Broadford Bridge oil sites in West Sussex will be delayed because of the Covid-19 virus.
Proposals to test the Balcombe oil well in West Sussex would compromise the protected landscape of the High Weald, council planners said today.
The Environment Agency has objected to plans to drill for oil in Dorset because there was no assessment of the risk to water.
The assessment of earthquake risk from fracking at a proposed shale gas site in Lancashire is superficial, outdated and not justified, experts have concluded.
The decision on plans by UK Oil & Gas to drill at Dunsfold in Surrey have been put back again.
Campaigners who fought Cuadrilla’s fracking plans near Blackpool for nearly five years are now questioning the company’s motives for another site a mile away.
Angus Energy’s plans to test the flow of oil at its well at Balcombe in West Sussex are now open for public comment.