Government to have final say on Cuadrilla’s Lancashire fracking appeal
Published: Friday, 27 November 2015
Invoking the “recovery” procedure, the UK’s Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government will now make a ruling on the company’s unconventional drilling appeal himself.
The UK’s Secretary of State
for Communities and Local Government, Greg Clarke, will make
the ultimate decision on whether to let explorer Cuadrilla
Resources Ltd proceed with plans to extract gas by means of
hydraulic fracturing (fracking) at two sites in Lancashire,
Clark is making use, under...