‘Rumours have been circulating locally that the boilers exploded’ – ExxonMobil Mossmorran explosions to be investigated – Auto Republish 'Rumours have been circulating locally that the boilers exploded' - ExxonMobil Mossmorran explosions to be investigated

‘Rumours have been circulating locally that the boilers exploded’ – ExxonMobil Mossmorran explosions to be investigated – Auto Republish

Reported by: Original Source: Source link Mossmorran: Probe into boiler explosions at ExxonMobil plant The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is carrying out a probe into the incident which caused a complete plant shutdown in August. It is understood the blasts happened on two separate occasions in two different boilers due to a critical build-up […]

Levels expected to be less severe than in April – Auto Republish Levels expected to be less severe than in April

Levels expected to be less severe than in April – Auto Republish

Reported by: Original Source: Source link FLARING will occur when Fife Ethylene Plant restarts by December, the Mossmorran Working group learned today (Friday). ExxonMobil, working alongside SEPA to manage the start-up process, confirmed planned flaring would be publicised in advance to residents. It would not be as severe as flaring witnessed in April, the company […]

Lochgelly resident brands Mossmorran operators ‘liars’ over compensation claim – Auto Republish Flaring at the plant in June 2017.

Lochgelly resident brands Mossmorran operators ‘liars’ over compensation claim – Auto Republish

Reported by: Original Source: Source link A Lochgelly resident has branded ExxonMobil “liars” after the company said it had received no formal requests for compensation. Earlier this week, the petrochemical giant told The Courier: “We have not received any formal requests for monetary compensation from members of the public.” Joe Purves, who lives in Lochgelly […]

Shell Oil Corporation Burning Gas For Months Because They Can’t Sell It — Surrounding Communities Affected – Auto Republish Shell Oil Corporation Burning Gas For Months Because They Can’t Sell It -- Surrounding Communities Affected

Shell Oil Corporation Burning Gas For Months Because They Can’t Sell It — Surrounding Communities Affected – Auto Republish

Reported by: Original Source: Source link By John Vibes The Shell oil corporation is burning off large volumes of ethane because they can’t sell it to their regular customer, which is a plant on the same property owned by ExxonMobil. The location is officially known as “Mossmorran,” and is used by numerous oil and gas […]

Flaring of Natural Gases is Gross Insult to the Earth’s Greenshouse Effect – Auto Republish Flaring of Natural Gases is Gross Insult to the Earth’s Greenshouse Effect

Flaring of Natural Gases is Gross Insult to the Earth’s Greenshouse Effect – Auto Republish

Reported by: Original Source: Source link SHELL flaring ethane gas at Mossmorran, Scotland Shell forced to burn off gas it cannot sell From an Article by Angie Brown, BBC Scotland, October 2, 2019 Shell has been forced to burn off “significant” volumes of ethane because it cannot sell it to a firm that has temporarily […]

Letter correcting two errors by ExxonMobil in Dunfermline Press today

Letter correcting two errors by ExxonMobil in Dunfermline Press today

Sir, ExxonMobil should get its facts right before it rushes to the media (Dunfermline Press, 3.10.19) to attack me and the Mossmorran Action Group. First and most important, neither I nor the board of the Mossmorran Action Group has ever called for the closure of the plant, let alone “actively campaigned for it” as Stuart […]

It will take time but seen flaring will become history – Auto Republish Key stretch of piping being replaced at gas plant

It will take time but seen flaring will become history – Auto Republish

Reported by: Original Source: Source link THE news of the £140m investment by Exxon/Mobil in the Fife Ethylene Plant over the next couple of years should finally consign aerial flaring to the history books. The last couple of years have seen a lot of episodes of unplanned flaring at the plant which have lasted for […]

Action Group feel public concerns still being ignored – Auto Republish Key stretch of piping being replaced at gas plant

Action Group feel public concerns still being ignored – Auto Republish

Reported by: Original Source: Source link THE Mossmorran Action Group is concerned that the Scottish Government is ‘going easy’ on the operators at the Mossmorran petro-chemical complex. Green MSP Mark Ruskell asked in the Scottish Parliament: “What discussions has the Government had with the operators of the Ethylene Plant at regarding the climate emergency and […]

Paul Wheelhouse says community concerns being highlighted have moved things forward quickly – Auto Republish Paul Wheelhouse says community concerns being highlighted have moved things forward quickly

Paul Wheelhouse says community concerns being highlighted have moved things forward quickly – Auto Republish

Reported by: Original Source: Source link THE Scottish Government Energy Minister has praised the work of campaigners following the announcement that Exxon/Mobil are to spend £140m on upgrading facilities at the Fife Ethylene Plant Cowdenbeath MSP Annabelle Ewing, took the opportunity of General Questions in the Scottish Parliament, on Thursday to welcome the news that […]

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

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

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