UK Oil & Gas plc is investigating international oil and gas projects and renewable schemes at home, the company’s annual accounts said today.
The would-be fracking firm, Third Energy, has been acquired by a renewables company, which plans to use old gas wells to generate geothermal energy.
2021 was a year when key decision-makers, institutions and the public said no to the onshore oil and gas industry, often for the first time.
More than twice as many people oppose fracking than support it, according to a new government survey published today.
The oil and gas company, IGas, has continued its move into alternative energies with an announcement of plans to build solar farms.
Consumers will be better protected from fluctuating gas prices as wind and solar provide more energy, the business secretary said today.
A company that tried to frack in North Yorkshire three years ago says it wants to re-use old gas sites for renewable energy.
Research by scientists at Manchester University has found that shale gas is one of the least sustainable choices for generating electricity.
Almost three quarters of Britain’s company directors support decarbonisation of energy to mitigate climate change, and even more are in favour of greater use of solar, offshore wind and wave and tidal energy, according to new research.
Campaigners against climate change from across northern England formed a symbolic thin red line outside a meeting in Manchester about UK onshore oil and gas Martin Porter, of Manchester Greenpeace, told a demonstration of around 50 people outside the city’s conference centre “Fracking is our red line” It was not […]