Equipment to flow test a well at the West Newton-B oil site in East Yorkshire is due to be delivered in May 2021, it was announced this morning.
People are being invited to comment on changes to the environmental permit for the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey.
More than seven years of controversial oil exploration in the West Sussex village of Balcombe could be at an end after councillors blocked plans for a well test.
Plans have been submitted for a new sidetrack well, testing and long-term production at the Biscathorpe oil site near Louth in Lincolnshire.
The operator of the Wressle site in North Lincolnshire has announced oil flow had begun.
Union Jack Oil is spending £1m to become the largest investor in the Biscathorpe oil licence in Lincolnshire.
A workover rig has been delivered to Egdon Resources’ Wressle oil site in North Lincolnshire to prepare the well for production.
2020 was a frack free year in the UK because the shale gas industry failed to persuade ministers to lift blocks on the process.
UK Oil & Gas has said one of its wells at Horse Hill in Surrey is being tested to find out whether recent work has successfully increased oil flows.
The MP for an area with two potential shale gas sites is expected to call in parliament for a permanent ban on fracking in his constituency.