When is fracking not fracking?

When is fracking not fracking?

When an oil/gas company wants to drill, of course! Look at what Rathlin Energy are planning to do near the Giant’s Causeway: Construct a drilling pad Drill down 2,700 metres – drilling day and night for up to 90 days “Stimulate” the well using...
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...
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...