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To ask the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources his Department’s role in awarding a contract to a company (details supplied) to carry out a two year investigation into the safety of fracking; and if he will make a statement on the matter. – Clare Daly.
For ORAL answer on Tuesday, 28th April, 2015.
Minister again fails to rule out fracking despite enormous environmental concerns & understates important role of the state on developing wave energy…
To ask the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources his views on the Shale Gas Rec report published in early March by the European Commission, which revealed an alarming lack of consistency in regulation; and his further views to lobby within the EU for a European wide fracking ban. – Clare Daly.
To ask the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources in view of the employment of 11,695 persons in the renewables sector in Scotland in 2013, the number employed in the renewable sector here; the reason for the variance; and his plans regarding same. – Clare Daly.