The exploration and production company, IGas, said today it was reviewing its capital spending plans with the increase in the oil price.
The decision on plans by UK Oil & Gas to drill at Dunsfold in Surrey have been put back again.
UK Oil & Gas has confirmed it will submit a second planning application for its proposed exploration site at Dunsfold, south of Guildford.
A public consultation has opened into an environmental permit application for the Horse Hill oil exploration site in Surrey.
The residents association for people living round the so-called Gatwick Gusher oil well in Surrey has criticised the location on Horse Hill. But the company behind the development is planning for production at the site.