UKOG said this morning it had submitted a planning application for oil drilling and flow testing at Arreton on the Isle of Wight.
An oil company should be given another two years to decide whether its site in West Sussex is viable, planners recommended today.
The leading partner behind the Horse Hill exploration site in Surrey has confirmed that operations have begun to test the flow of oil.
Updated: 150-day flow tests expected to start soon at Horse Hill + UKOG announces £5.5m share placing
The leading company behind exploration at the so-called “Gatwick Gusher” oil site has said all the consents are now in place to allow extended flow testing to begin “shortly”.