Shell and ExxonMobil flaring with black emissions from the Shell operated Fife NGL plant. Earlier in the day, ExxonMobil emitted black smoke at the Fife Ethylene Plant.
A local community group from Lochgelly has been in discussions with individuals, voluntary groups, Fife Council and SEPA to establish an independent citizen-led Mossmorran Action Group. James Glen from Loch of Shining Waters says: “Our board members have been working with individuals in Auchtertool and Lochgelly, and reaching out to residents in the Cowdenbeath and […]
The owners of the Mossmorran plant at Cowdenbeath have apologised after residents complained of noise and disruption from unexpected flaring. The process, whereby natural gas that cannot be processed or sold is burned off, had begun on Monday morning without the normal prior notification given to communities living within the plant’s vicinity. One concerned resident […]