August 21, 2017

Cuadrilla Starts Drilling at UK Shale Gas Site

Cuadrilla, the UK shale gas developer, has started drilling operations at its site in Lancashire. The project has featured frequently in…
December 22, 2015

Final Report Supports Shale Exploratory Drilling

The Task Force on Shale Gas recommends that exploratory drilling should go ahead in the UK, as long as it…
June 29, 2015

Shale We Talk About Fracking?

In the oil and gas business, there is one subject that remains the most controversial— hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. (more…)
December 2, 2013

Why are 3 Year Gas Contracts Cheaper than a One Year?

Shale gas has been pushed by many institutions; especially by the UK Government. (more…)
July 19, 2013

Government Support for Fracking

Last week we heard the Chancellor announce the ‘generous’ tax incentive to be provided to UK Shale production companies. The…
June 14, 2013

Centrica Invests into UK Shale Gas

Last Thursday the parent company of British Gas, Centrica paid £40million for a 25% stake in the British owned Shale…
April 5, 2013

UK Shale Gas/Fracking

The extraction of Shale Gas is done by a process called Fracking. By drilling down a high-pressure water mixture directed…