Deputy Pringle against ‘Fraking’ in Donegal

first_img Previous articleBoxing – World title shot next for McCloskeyNext articleWork to resume on new Medical Block at Letterkenny General News Highland Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Google+ Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle has called on the government  not to grant any licenses for ‘fracturing’ in Donegal or the Northwest Basin until a full investigation is carried out by an independent group.‘Fraking’ is the controversial method of drilling using pressurized fluid to find energy reserves such as coal and oil.Parts of South Donegal are located in the Lough Allen Basin in which licenses have already been granted for exploration.Deputy Thomas Pringle says the whole practice of fracking needs to be investigated:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/pring530frac.mp3[/podcast] Deputy Pringle against ‘Fraking’ in Donegal WhatsApp Twitter Pinterest PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal center_img Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Newsx Adverts HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released By News Highland – September 14, 2011 WhatsApp Facebook Google+last_img read more