Readers of the Impartial Reporter this week have the opportunity to learn more about what fracking would mean for Fermanagh, in a clear and wide-ranging piece by FFAN chairman Dr. Carroll O’Dolan. For further information on the issues raised by Dr O’Dolan, please see below:
How HVHF operates – see diagrams here.
The report from Durham University stating the need for a minimum distance of 600m between a fracking area and aquifer here. (This was confirmed by Professor Peter Styles in a recent debate at Stormont – watch it here.)
New York Times discovery of the US Environmental Protection Agency’s serious concerns about fracking here.
The announcement by the Irish government that they would wait for the research results before issuing new licences here.