Rathlin Energy is closer to drilling in North Antrim

Rathlin Energy is closer to drilling in North Antrim

A second well near the Giant’s Causeway Rathlin Energy is closer to starting a second drilling in Ballinlea, North Antrim. The company has submitted the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), that the authorities requested last year. The project consists of a...
Tamboran’s licence terminated!

Tamboran’s licence terminated!

Good news for Fermanagh (and Leitrim) last night The news went out at 6pm that the Minister had terminated Tamboran’s exploration licence.  Their initial licence was for three years, during which time they were to do some works, including drilling a borehole and...
Antrim – Northern Ireland’s fracking guinea-pig?

Antrim – Northern Ireland’s fracking guinea-pig?

The industry is gearing up! Background facts – Northern Ireland Exploration in Northern Ireland is administered by the N.I. Dept. of Enterprise Trade and Investment (DETI) who are advised by the Geological Survey of Northern Ireland.  Any person who wants to explore...