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12Jul / 2016

Brexit – Two weeks on and Implications for the UK Energy Sector

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It cannot be denied that the recent referendum has potential consequences for the long term direction of the UK energy sector. Momentum for developing indigenous resources has been slowed, whilst the country may eventually be released from EU climate change goals to develop renewables. Despite the Brexit vote still bearing down, the past fortnight has revealed some glimmers of hope.

06Jul / 2016

Shale World UK – International Festival for Business, Liverpool

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As part of the International Festival for Business being held in Liverpool, Shale UK took place last month over two days, offering the chance to examine and discuss the geology and the commercial rationale of shale development.

05Jul / 2016

Joint conference on Water and Onshore Oil and Gas: Two Years On

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Ground-Gas Solutions (GGS) recently attended a joint conference held by Water UK, British Water, Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) and United Kingdom Onshore Oil and Gas (UKOOG).

01Jul / 2016

Government responds to consultation on Surface Development Restrictions for Hydraulic Fracturing

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This week the government published a response to the consultation held by the Department of Energy and Climate Change at the end of 2015 on Surface Development Restrictions for Hydraulic Fracturing.

30Jun / 2016

‘Radon: To Test is Best’ in this month’s edition of Tomorrow’s Facilities Management

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Ground-Gas Solutions (GGS) is delighted to have been asked to submit an article on Radon to be featured in the June edition of Tomorrow’s Facilities Management.

29Jun / 2016

New Ground-Gas Solutions brochure available

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Ground-Gas Solutions (GGS) is proud to present their new environmental monitoring services brochure.

14Jun / 2016

GGS looks forward to hosting a workshop at the SoBRA summer seminar 2016

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The Society of Brownfield Risk Assessment (SoBRA) is hosting its 7th annual summer workshop in Bristol on 28th June.

08Jun / 2016

The Road to Shale – Major change or minor adjustments?

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In May the first planning application since 2011 involving hydraulic fracturing was approved. The decision to allow Third Energy to test the flow and, if successful, produce gas from its existing site in Kirby Misperton triggers action for the UK onshore petroleum industry.

07Jun / 2016

Shale World UK 2016 – Conference review

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Taking place at the ILEC Conference Centre in London, Shale World UK 2016 is the largest shale and onshore gas and oil event in the country.

01Jun / 2016

ACUMEN wins a European Commission LIFE Best Award

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ACUMEN, a partnership project between Ground-Gas Solutions (GGS), the Environment Agency, the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change and other bodies, has been awarded a LIFE Best Award from the European Commission.