Revised permit for oil and gas site near Gatwick Airport

A new revised permit has been issued for an oil and gas site near Gatwick Airport. Horse Hill Developments already held a permit to drill the exploratory borehole and manage waste arising from the process at the site in Surrey. The revised permit allows it to drill a new borehole and carry out flow testing […]

Planes, trains and oil rigs

Gatwick airport and huge swathes of the south east are sitting on up to 100 billion barrels of oil. Preliminary results from test drilling by exploration firm UK Oil & Gas Investments (UKOG) reveal the Weald covering parts of Kent, Sussex, Surrey and Hampshire could have as much as 158 million barrels of oil per […]