The Environment Agency has approved changes to the rules for a well test at the West Newton-A oil and gas site in East Yorkshire, partner companies reported this morning.
The oil and gas company, Rathlin Energy, has confirmed that it has started work at its second site in East Yorkshire.
2019 saw a Conservative government withdraw its support from fracking and introduce a moratorium on the process.
Statements made by partners in the oil and gas well at West Newton in East Yorkshire have prompted opponents to question future plans for the site.
The exploration site at West Newton, north of Hull, has more oil than previously estimated, investors in the site said today.
An exploration company has told investors about plans to drill next year at a second site at West Newton in East Yorkshire.
An investor in the West Newton wellsite in East Yorkshire has said it could be the UK’s largest onshore gasfield and the largest onshore hydrocarbon discovery since 1973.
Investors in the West Newton oil and gas site north of Hull have announced that drilling is underway on a second well.
Drilling a second well at Rathlin Energy’s exploration site in East Yorkshire is due to start next month, an investor in the project announced this morning.
The exploration company, Rathlin Energy, owed nearly £34m, according to annual accounts published yesterday (7 November 2018).