Alba Minerals has downgraded the value of its investment in the Horse Hill oil field in Surrey by more than £1.43m.
Updated. IGas is demanding to know when the government will announce its decision on shale gas plans in Cheshire.
The government has made changes to national planning policy on onshore oil and gas even though most of the people who took part in a consultation disagreed with them.
A legal agreement required for final planning consent at Nottinghamshire’s first shale gas site has been delayed for another month.