Residents and conservationists are concerned that the breeding success of owls could be at risk from proposals to continue construction work at a shale gas site in north Nottinghamshire beyond the end of this month.
In this update on protests about fracking and the onshore oil and gas industry: Lorry surfing protest at Kirby Misperton; Protests outside IGas sites at Tinker Lane and Springs Road, Misson. “Die-in” protest outside Barclays Bank in Huddersfield
DrillOrDrop’s round-up of the likely action on fracking and onshore oil and gas activity in 2018.
Campaigners have identified two sites in Sheffield as possible destinations for fracking waste.
Nottinghamshire County Council announced today it had added restrictions on where and how INEOS can carry out 3D seismic surveys.
The first two shale gas exploration sites in Nottinghamshire got final approval this morning.
IGas said today it expects to drill its Nottinghamshire shale gas wells in the second half of this year.
DrillOrDrop’s monthly digest of news about fracking, shale and onshore oil and gas
Work at IGas’s shale gas site near Misson in north Nottinghamshire looks unlikely to start until at least June.
Council planners in Nottinghamshire were initially unable to work out the value of a financial bond covering restoration of the Misson shale gas site because the operator, IGas, didn’t give them enough information.