Disruption by climate campaigners today forced Shell to pause its first AGM since moving headquarters to London.
Environmental campaigners have criticised the decision to allow more time to develop the controversial Cambo oil field, west of Shetland.
Angus Energy has announced an agreement with a division of Royal Dutch Shell for gas production from Saltfleetby in Lincolnshire.
The shale gas company, Cuadrilla, has confirmed that its technical director, Mark Lappin, is retiring from his full-time post next week.
Three weeks today could see the approval of the first shale gas well to be fracked in the UK since 2011.
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