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Shell gas refinery in Bellanaboy, Co. Mayo

RTÉ reports:

“The Minister for Communication, Energy and Natural Resources has given final approval to Shell to operate the Corrib gas pipeline and terminal in Co Mayo.”

In a statement this evening, Alex White confirmed that he had given consent subject to 20 conditions relating to environmental management, operation, control and monitoring at the terminal.”

It is expected the first gas could be brought ashore as soon as tomorrow.

“The decision to grant permission to operate the gas pipeline and terminal comes almost 20 years after gas was first discovered off the west coast of Ireland.”

Final approval for Corrib gas pipeline in Co Mayo (RTÉ News)

Previously: Shelling Out Sweeteners

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