06.08.14 Fracking gets green light

Posted on August 6, 2014
Archive : August 2014
Category : Energy News

Shale gas extraction gets the Government go-ahead as it opens the bidding process for fracking licences. However, it says being granted a license does not necessarily give agreement to drill as planning permission, permits from the Environment Agency and finally sign-off from the Health and Safety Executive will still be needed as national parks and other areas of important countryside are given stronger protection.

Source: www.eaem.co.uk (Energy & Environment Management)

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