• Weald shale-gas prospects written off

    Having completed an estimate for the amount of shale gas in the Weald Basin in south-east England, the British Geological Survey has reported that "No significant gas resource is recognised using the current geological model". The news comes alongside the launch of a government consultation on proposals to simplify the existing procedure for shale gas and oil and deep geothermal underground drilling access. The proposals are: underground right of access for shale gas and deep geothermal operations only ...

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