EA likely to grant Cuadrilla fracking permit

The Environment Agency (EA) is likely to approve environmental permits for Cuadrilla to frack at a site in Lancashire.

It has announced a second consultation during which the public can comment on the agency’s draft permit.

The Environment Agency has been carrying out a “rigorous assessment” of Cuadrilla’s applications and the comments made by the public during the first consultation. The draft permits set out conditions needed to protect groundwater, surface water and air quality and ensure the safe storage, management and disposal of waste at the proposed site in Plumpton.

Read the full article here http://www.energylivenews.com/2014/11/12/ea-likely-to-grant-cuadrilla-fracking-permit/

Source: Energy Live News

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