UK Oil and Gas seeks environmental permit to explore site in Arreton

The Environment Agency has launched a public consultation on the new permit, which if granted would allow UKOG to operate at the proposed site for a period of three years

Gatwick gas firm backtracks

UK Oil and Gas Investments (UKOG) has issued a clarification regarding its estimation of oil at Gatwick airport. The company said it has not carried out enough work to know how much oil there is. “The Company has not undertaken work outside of its licence areas sufficient to comment on the possible OIP in either […]

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 […]