Europe US trade deal could open the door to fracking in Ireland

Ian Carey News, Press Releases

The Environmental Pillar is concerned that the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) currently being negotiated could force Ireland to permit fracking against the will of the Irish people. The trade deal, as currently envisaged, would allow for companies banned from fracking in Ireland to take legal action against the country under an onerous new mechanism which would allow companies …

Ian CareyEurope US trade deal could open the door to fracking in Ireland