Cautious welcome by local anti-fracking campaigners
Election candidates say issue hasn’t gone away
A 58-year-old anti-fracking protester who assaulted a security guard with a placard at a proposed drilling site has been convicted of the offence.
The licence granted to Fracking company Tamboran has expired today (September 30), without an extension.
THE potential for upwards of 600 local jobs directly, and over 2400 jobs indirectly; up to 50 years of secure gas supply for Northern Ireland; and potentially cheaper energy prices.
A DUP councillor has come out in support of the environment minister’s decision to reject Tamboran’s proposal to drill an exploratory borehole for shale gas.
The Environment Minister, Mark H Durkan today rejected Tamboran’s proposals for exploratory drilling in Fermanagh under permitted development rights.
The overnight petrol bomb attack on a Tamboran security worker in Letterbreen during the weekend has been widely condemned.
Fermanagh District Council has called for an immediate recall of Stormont to ban Fracking at tonight’s monthly meeting.
FRACKING company Tamboran Resources has condemned an early morning petrol bomb attack on a house of one of its ‘site workers’ over the weekend.