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Prior extraction opportunities: December 2014

Details of planning applications where the Coal Authority recommended prior extraction of coal resources in December 2014


Prior Extraction Opportunities – December 2014

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This document contains a list of planning applications reviewed in December 2014 where the Coal Authority recommends prior extraction of shallow coal resources.

This is to avoid the unnecessary sterilisation of coal resources and to ensure the site is safe and stable.

Published 8 January 2015