Watch Scottish Green’s Mark Ruskell on why he thinks extended fracking moratorium in Scotland doesn’t go far enough and what more needs done

MARK Ruskell, the Scottish Green Party’s Energy and Environment spokesman, has warned more work is  needed to ensure a ban on fracking in Scotland can be made permanent

While the Scottish Government has extended a moratorium on fracking operations in Scotland, other factors including Brexit, changes of government and legal challenges remain possibilities.

He says the current proposal remains “legally shaky” and in this video outlines what he thinks still needs to be done.

 

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Shaun Milne is a Scottish based journalist with a particular interest in environmental issues, politics and travel.

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