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Fracking Threat In The North West

Fracking Threat In The North West

…gas. It would require around 3,600 CBM wells to extract the amount of gas IGas claim could be recovered. Now IGas have also become interested in Shale Gas and plan to drill a well at Barton Moss near Manchester through both the shallower coal seams and the Bowland Shale. An additional 4,000 plus wells might be needed to extract the gas claimed. IGas have been trying to sell the rights to shale gas extraction in their blocks to a larger company (w… Continue reading

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IGas Energy

An AIM listed company trying to exploit Coal Bed Methane (CBM) and Shale Gas mainly in the North West and East Midlands. French oil giant Total SA is investing £29.5 million to help IGas explore for shale gas in Central England. IGas also owns Dart Energy. Continue reading

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Fighting Fracking In 2015: A Year Of Delays And Community Victories

Fighting Fracking In 2015: A Year Of Delays And Community Victories

…ngemouth petrochemical plant in Scotland. The tie-up is designed to expand IGas’s fracking efforts with Ineos pledging an additional £138m to fund IGas exploration in the North West and East Midlands regions in England. The deal gives Ineos access to almost a quarter of a million acres of UK, and will likely mean that it become the UK’s third-largest fracking company behind IGas and Cuadrilla. Ineos has also applied for more license blocks a… Continue reading

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