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NT fracking inquiry finds risks can be reduced to ‘acceptable level’

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Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor: Australasia
 
OIL & GAS
An independent scientific inquiry into hydraulic fracturing (fracking) in the Northern Territory has found that any risks associated with the practice could be mitigated. Inquiry chairperson Justice Rachel Pepper said this report provided recommendations to mitigate to acceptable levels the identified risks associated with any onshore shale gas development if the government lifted the moratorium.
 
 
 
 
 

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