DrillOrDrop’s diary of events in spring 2023 involving the UK onshore oil and gas industry and campaigns about it.
Angus Energy has come a step closer to disposing of radioactive liquids at its oil production site at Brockham in Surrey.
Surrey council planners have recommended refusal of plans by IGas for hydrogen production in the green belt.
Surrey County Council has granted planning permission for the storage of more than 100 tonnes of crude oil at the Horse Hill production site near Gatwick.
The final court in the UK is to make a landmark ruling in a case about the climate impacts of onshore oil and gas extraction.
Council clears way for new application at Cuadrilla’s fracking site – but Horse Hill faces environmental hurdle
Cuadrilla will not need to submit a detailed environmental statement when it applies to extend the life of its mothballed fracking site at Preston New Road, near Blackpool.
The Good Law Project announced this morning it was supporting the community group, Protect Dunsfold, in its bid to challenge a government decision to allow exploratory drilling for gas on the edge of the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
A community group has added its voice to legal challenges against gas exploration near the Surrey village of Dunsfold.
Council leaders are due to decide next week whether to take court action against gas drilling near a village in Surrey.
The government has refused costs to UK Oil & Gas plc in its successful appeal over gas exploration near Dunsfold in Surrey.