The climate-damaging gas methane is still being released at English onshore oil sites, a year after researchers revealed the problem.
An oil company wants to truck radioactive liquid about 40 miles to dispose underground at a site near Dorking in Surrey.
The life of a dormant oil site was extended today for the fourth time by councillors in West Sussex.
UK Oil & Gas is seeking to extend the life of its suspended Broadford Bridge exploration site in West Sussex for the fourth time.
The target of the Lidsey oil field in West Sussex is not where it was previously predicted, the operator said today.
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A decision on proposals to reinject wastewater at the Brockham oil site in Surrey is expected next month (September), the site operator, Angus Energy has said.
An oil company has won consent to continue the disposal of liquid radioactive waste in the South Downs National Park.
Angus Energy is “weighing up the consequences” of appealing against refusal of a well test at its Balcombe oil site. But the decision was not “foremost” in its mind, it said.
Wells drilled at the Lidsey wellsite in West Sussex were probably on the edge of the oil reservoir, rather than the crest, the site operator has announced.