The public inquiry into plans to explore for gas in Surrey closed this morning with final arguments.
Opponents of shale gas have welcomed the refusal by Nottinghamshire County Council of an application by IGas for more time at its exploratory drilling site at Misson Springs. More details here.
Nottinghamshire’s only remaining shale gas site has been ordered to be restored.
Plans to drill for gas near the Surrey village of Dunsfold come under scrutiny at a public inquiry opening tomorrow (Tuesday 27 July 2021).
The public inquiry into plans to explore for gas near the Surrey village of Dunsfold is to be held virtually, the Planning Inspectorate has confirmed.
A public inquiry into plans for gas exploration wells near the Surrey village of Dunsfold is due to be held this summer.
Highways officials have withdrawn their objection to a plan to explore for oil on the Isle of Wight.
Councillors have narrowly turned down plans to drill for oil and gas at Dunsfold in Surrey for a second time.
Waverley Borough Council has called for the refusal of planning permission for oil and gas drilling at the Loxley wellsite in Dunsfold, Surrey.
Dunsfold residents have welcomed a county council vote to refuse plans to drill near their Surrey village.