The oil production site on cliffs at Kimmeridge bay in Dorset has installed a flare to burn waste gas – despite being ordered three years ago to use the gas to generate electricity.
Plans for a new sidetrack production well at the Whisby oilfield are being considered by Lincolnshire planners.
IGas has revealed proposals for a new oil production site in Lincolnshire, which it says could extract 90,000 tonnes a year – but officials have said a detailed environmental study is not needed.
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.
DrillOrDrop’s review of the latest UK onshore oil data for March 2022: daily production down below 14,000 barrels
People are being invited to comment on the environmental impact of plans by IGas to produce unabated hydrogen at its gas site at Albury in Surrey.
Hundreds of tonnes of climate-warming methane is being released into the atmosphere by the UK’s longest continuously producing onshore oil well, despite curbs ordered by the environmental regulator.
The Horse Hill production site in Surrey has cut its planned capacity for crude oil storage by more than 80%.
Oil production at the Horse Hill site in Surrey fell at the end of last year to its second lowest level so far.
People are being invited to comment on changes to the environmental permit for the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey.