Green MEP writes to oil and gas industry body questioning 'community engagement' claims

Green MEP writes to oil and gas industry body questioning 'community engagement' claims

November 27th, 2018

Green MEP Keith Taylor, a staunch opponent of fracking and oil and gas drilling, has written to the head of the industry body UKOOG to question the organisation's claims about the 'community engagement' its members have undertaken with local communities.

The senior Green politician has previously published a report on the lack of meaningful engagement fracking and oil gas firms have undertaken in the South East of England.

The study revealed 77% of residents were not consulted, directly or indirectly, by an oil or gas firm prior to any phase of the drilling development.

Read Keith's letter below

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Green MEP writes to oil and gas industry body questioning 'community engagement' claims

Green MEP writes to oil and gas industry body questioning 'community engagement' claims

November 27th, 2018

Green MEP Keith Taylor, a staunch opponent of fracking and oil and gas drilling, has written to the head of the industry body UKOOG to question the organisation's claims about the 'community engagement' its members have undertaken with local communities.

The senior Green politician has previously published a report on the lack of meaningful engagement fracking and oil gas firms have undertaken in the South East of England.

The study revealed 77% of residents were not consulted, directly or indirectly, by an oil or gas firm prior to any phase of the drilling development.

Read Keith's letter below

Download Keith's letter below

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