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EHA Exploration: Fossil Fuels

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 69600, tabled on 4 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment his Department has made of the potential effect of the Lough Neagh fossil fuel development proposed by EHA Exploration on the UK’s target to achieve net zero by 2050.

Answered on

15 November 2021

The licensing and regulation of onshore oil and gas development is fully devolved to the Northern Ireland Executive.