A public inquiry into plans for gas exploration wells near the Surrey village of Dunsfold is due to be held this summer.
Council planners have supported proposals for a one-year well test at the controversial Balcombe oil site in West Sussex, which saw daily protests in summer 2013.
Plans by UK Oil & Gas to explore for oil at Arreton on the Isle of Wight should be refused because they may be a hazard to road users, highway officials have recommended.
The planning decision due this week on proposals to drill for oil and gas near the village of Dunsfold in Surrey has been deferred.
A planning application by UK Oil & Gas for an exploration site on the Isle of Wight was published online this afternoon.
A network of groups opposed to fracking near Formby has called for the scheme to be refused because of concerns about flooding, peat extraction, the green belt, noise, traffic and impacts on wildlife.
This post has live news on Third Energy’s bid to extend the life of its gas production sites in Ryedale.
Three roads in East Yorkshire could be closed for up to 18 months during work at an oil and gas site.
The decision on plans to expand the UK Oil and Gas exploration site at Horse Hill in Surrey has been put back again, until at least July.
Planners are recommending Rotherham council withdraws its objection to Ineos’s shale gas site at Woodsetts on highways grounds.