Community consultation update

Cuadrilla has begun discussions with local communities about the next steps for its exploration of Lancashire’s Bowland shale. The company held two drop-in sessions last week. The first session on the proposals for a new vertical exploration well at Clifton was held at Freckleton Sports & Social Club on Tuesday July 23. Click here for […]

Cuadrilla continues community consultation on exploration programme

Cuadrilla has begun discussions with local communities about the next steps for its exploration of Lancashire’s Bowland shale. The company recently announced the appointment of planning consultants Arup to carry out Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) in support of planning applications for sites where it intends to drill, hydraulically fracture and test the flow of gas. […]

Cuadrilla updates its Lancashire exploration programme

Cuadrilla has announced that it intends to apply for planning consent to hydraulically fracture and test the shale at its existing exploration well at Grange Hill. It has also announced that it intends over time to apply for consent to drill, hydraulically fracture and test the gas flow at up to six new temporary exploration […]