Keep up with January’s news with our digest of daily updated headlines about the business, regulation and campaigns around UK fracking, shale, and onshore oil and gas.
2020 was a frack free year in the UK because the shale gas industry failed to persuade ministers to lift blocks on the process.
Regulation of the UK onshore shale industry is “lax, fragmented and frequently incompetent”, a new study has concluded.
You can keep up with the news here with our digest of headlines about UK fracking, shale and onshore oil and gas, updated daily.
Centrica is giving up its stake in Cuadrilla’s shale gas licence in the Fylde near Blackpool.
The owner of the fracking firm Cuadrilla predicted today that England’s moratorium on hydraulic fracturing would be lifted – but not before 2021.
Operators of a third of the UK’s newest onshore shale gas licences have been given more time for exploration.
Official documents confirm that an Ineos company has been awarded permits to drill the Texas shale.
With the government announcement last week to postpone its decision on plans at IGas’s Ellesmere Port site in Cheshire, a member of Frack Free Upton reflects on, and celebrates, the local campaign against the onshore gas industry.
Losses in IGas more than doubled in 2019 to more than £50m as the company turned its back on shale exploration in north west England, annual accounts have revealed.