Mossmorran third biggest in Scotland for green house gases

Mossmorran third biggest in Scotland for green house gases

Fife’s chemical processing plant at Mossmorran is the third biggest emitter of green house gases in Scotland, latest official figures have revealed. The ExxonMobil run NGL (natural gas liquids) fractionation plant on the outskirts of Cowdenbeath, hit a 14-year high for carbon dioxide emissions in 2016, pumping more than 885,580 tonnes of Co2 into the […]

Flaring is just part and parcel of the industrial setting on the doorstep

Flaring is just part and parcel of the industrial setting on the doorstep

THE problems experienced at the Fife Ethylene Plant last week were surely something that will happen from time to time at an industrial site like Mossmorran. Hey the plants have been there for more than 30 years and yes there have been times when the flaring has been pretty steady but often these can be […]

First Minister requests full explanation from SEPA after flaring

First Minister requests full explanation from SEPA after flaring

AS a result of deep concern for the residents affected by the sudden emergency flare-ups at the Mossmorran, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Spokesperson and Shadow Minister for Local Government, Alexander Stewart put his constituency question to the First Minister on the subject at Holyrood on Thursday. Mr Stewart said: “I would like to draw the […]

MAG response to Flaring – 27th October

MAG response to Flaring – 27th October

“Residents have been reporting the impacts they face, from frightened children, distressed pets, fear and anxiety, chemical smells, sleep deprivation caused by excessive noise and vibration, skin and eye irritation, and breathing difficulties. For the operator to assert that there is ‘no danger to local communities’ when neighbours are plainly suffering from ill effects shows […]

Ineos completes the acquisition of North Sea Forties pipeline system and Kinneil terminal from BP | Market Report Company

MOSCOW (MRC) — Ineos has completed its acquisition of the Forties Pipeline System (FPS) and associated pipelines and facilities from BP, said the producer in its press release.  The 235-mile pipeline system links 85 North Sea oil and gas assets to the UK mainland and the Ineos site in Grangemouth, Scotland, delivering […]

Wings Over Scotland | Tory Idiot Of The Week

Wings Over Scotland | Tory Idiot Of The Week

We’re clearly going to have to make this a regular feature. And it’s not as though the competition isn’t stiff. This, for example – even by Murdo “God Save The Queen’s 11” Fraser’s standards – is a remarkably open and brazen display of sectarian dog-whistling. For those of you, like us, who had to look it […]

Wednesdays Scottish Blogs | Aye Right Radio

Wednesdays Scottish Blogs | Aye Right Radio

  https://ayerightradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/11/blog-roundup-intro-1st-november-2017.mp3   http://www.businessforscotland.com/ Tonie Mckay has a piece on Business for Scotland today talking about doughnut economic’s helping to explain the more holistic approach of Kate Roworths economic ideas. http://indyref2.scot/ Peter a bell at Indy ref two expands on an article by Audrey Birt in the National yesterday and suggests a wedge has to […]

Campaigners join calls for ‘root and branch review’ of Mossmorran – Kingdom FM

Campaigners join calls for ‘root and branch review’ of Mossmorran – Kingdom FM

Local campaigners are joining calls for an independent review into systems operations at the Mossmorran Petrochemical Plant. It follows another bout of flaring at the plant, which some residents in Central Fife are concerned is having damaging health affects. Mid Scotland and Fife MSP Alex Rowley and Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath MP Lesley Laird […]

Resident-led action group seeking redress from the long-term social, health and environmental impacts from the Mossmorran facilities in Central Fife operated by ExxonMobil (Fife Ethylene Plant) and Shell (Fife NGL).

Contact

  • 6 Ballingry Street, Lochgelly, KY5 9NW
  • Mail : info@mossmorran.org.uk

Press Inquiries

  • Mob.: 07749 902 934
  • Tel.: 01333 720 378
  • Mail : press@mossmorran.org.uk

Brilliant edit & public record of the #Mossmorran Hustings thanks to @burglars_dug - For those that see #Mossmorran… https://t.co/W5fH4eex5Q

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