At least 14 onshore oil and gas schemes are going through the planning system in England, DrillOrDrop research has revealed.
Plans to produce oil for 20 years near a historic country house in Dorset are still being considered, despite limited progress over the past 18 months.
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The Environment Agency has objected to plans to drill for oil in Dorset because there was no assessment of the risk to water.
Plans to produce oil for 25 years near the village of Puddletown in Dorset have prompted local objections and national concerns.