Nottinghamshire’s only remaining shale gas site has been ordered to be restored.
Plans for a sidetrack well at the Saltfleetby gas site in Lincolnshire have got the go ahead.
Plans to drill for gas near the Surrey village of Dunsfold come under scrutiny at a public inquiry opening tomorrow (Tuesday 27 July 2021).
Detailed plans for one of the UK’s largest onshore oil production schemes in recent years have been published.
More than one thousand people have signed a petition against oil production in the Lincolnshire Wolds.
Rathlin Energy has given formal notice that it intends to apply for planning permission for expansion and long-term oil production at one of its sites in East Yorkshire.
The government’s climate adviser has said planning policies must deliver carbon-reduction goals – but it declined to back a landmark legal challenge to how UK onshore oil production is decided.
DrillOrDrop’s diary of events in summer 2021 affecting the UK onshore oil and gas industry and campaigns about it.
Planning consent has run out at Ineos’s shale gas site at Harthill in South Yorkshire.
A controversial law to increase police powers to control protests was included in the Queen’s Speech this morning. The speech also included other already-announced plans for new environmental targets, an overhaul of the planning system and changes to the way public decisions could be challenged in court.