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Plans revealed for 590 homes at Staveley Works site

This week’s news round-up looks at the regeneration of the former Staveley Works site moving forwards with a major housing plan, concerns by a local MP to the closure of a bank branch, a referendum on a masterplan for part of… 888 kata lagi

Chesterfield Borough Council

Guest Post by Jon and Val Mager: Why the government must block fracking based on what we learned about regulation of the KM8 site

As Third Energy prepares for high volume hydraulic fracturing in North Yorkshire – the first in the UK for more than six years – campaigners Jon and Val Mager argue there are serious flaws in the regulatory regime. 2.475 kata lagi


Wilderness Society: Appalachian Trail is Too Wild to Drill

Appalachian Trail makes list of 15 wild areas in U.S. at high risk of development for oil, gas and other resources.

New report shines spotlight on important wild lands that must be protected. 948 kata lagi

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Notts site construction expected soon and new NW shale application within three months – IGas

IGas expects to submit a new planning application in north west England by the end of the year and to begin construction soon at its East Midlands shale gas sites. 542 kata lagi


Native Liberation Conference 2017: Gallup, N.M., Sept. 30 - Oct. 1

Gallup, NM, September 20, 2017 — The Red Nation invites anyone interested in organizing for Native liberation to its second annual conference. The conference will be held at two venues: 328 kata lagi


Campaign group urges police to stop N Yorks fracking over threat to bats

In a last attempt to stop fracking at Kirby Misperton, Friends of the Earth has asked North Yorkshire Police to investigate whether bats will be at risk from Third Energy’s planned operation. 672 kata lagi


Friends of the Earth Scotland say use of fracking must be banned by Holyrood now before Westminster post Brexit power grab pushes deal through

FRIENDS of the Earth Scotland are calling on the Scottish Government to push ahead with a complete ban on fracking – or risk seeing its controversial use being railroaded through by Westminster post Brexit. 616 kata lagi

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