Fears over fracking ‘green light’ in Gloucestershire

The new minerals plan is just one stage fracking companies have to go thorough. The Government has always planned for this to be easy. What is more alarming is that rather than protecting areas of outstanding natural beauty, the Government has removed yet another safeguard by making one minister responsible for the finial decision.

We the public now look to have been taken out of the equation… So much for democracy!

Read more: http://www.gloucestershireecho.co.uk/Fears-fracking-green-light-Gloucestershire/story-22763383-detail/story.html#ixzz3B8K7KOUP

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