Useful Links

Useful links to Government agencies and industry bodies are listed below. 

Government & others

1. Department of Energy and Climate Change (

Office of Unconventional Gas and Oil

2. Environment Agency (

For information on the EA's shale gas unit

About "Unconventional Gas - shale gas and coal bed methane"

3. Health and safety executive (

"The regulation of onshore unconventional oil and gas exploration (shale gas)"

4. British Geological Survey (http://www,

"Shale Gas"

5. Royal Society (

"Shale Gas Extraction: Final Report"


1. The UK Onshore Oil and Gas Group

2. Shale Gas Europe

For Reports written by the above authorities and groups, please click on the Library link above