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Scottish moratorium on underground coal gasification …

The Scottish government has imposed a moratorium on underground coal gasification (UCG). Cluff Natural Resources had been planning to use the technique to …

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Underground Coal Gasification: Coming to West Kirby? …

The Coal Authority, sponsored by the UK Department of Energy & Climate Change, has awarded Cluff Natural Resources two conditional licences for Underground Coal Gasification (UCG). The aim of the project is "the supply of the resulting syngas to customers for a variety of uses and providing a carbon capture solution for carbon dioxide."

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Review of the Feasibility Of Underground Coal Gasification In the …

Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) has a history of development around the world in countries as diverse as the United States, France, Belgium, UK and in particular the former Soviet Union. However, as natural gas became abundant in the 1980s and

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Underground Coal Gasification

Underground coal gasification (UCG) is a process that at its most basic level converts coal into fuel. ... by Cluff Natural Resources and Five Quarter Energy Ltd. Cluff is looking at developing Scotland''s first commercial UCG project around the Kincardine area of ...

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Report Shows Underground Coal Gasification a …

• If Cluff Natural Resources'' Kincardine UCG project went ahead, around 120 million tonnes of CO2 could be released into the atmosphere, more than twice Scotland''s annual carbon emissions. There are a total of 6 licenses in the Forth and Solway Firths.

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Underground Coal Gasification: Economic Impact Assess ment

impact of Cluff Natural Resources'' proposals to develop a commercial scale Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) project under the Firth of Forth, and the implications for the future development of the sector. 2.1 Underground Coal Gasification UCG is an

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Economists claim coal gasification ''could generate …

Cluff Natural Resources wants to build the UK''s first offshore underground coal gasification (UCG) plant in Fife. WWF Scotland said fossil fuel schemes were distracting from efforts to develop ...

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New Energy Frontier: Drilling Into Coal for Gas

Cluff Natural Resources is leading an effort in the United Kingdom to apply UCG to the country''s still-vast coal reserves. "It''s far too big an opportunity for government and energy majors to ...

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Scottish moratorium on underground coal gasification …

Image caption Cluff Natural Resources halted work on its Kincardine project in August The Scottish government has imposed a moratorium on underground coal gasification (UCG). Cluff Natural ...

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Cluff insists Scottish UCG plans not dead in water

He was speaking after his company said it was switching its "primary focus" away from the firth to pursue underground coal gasification (UCG) projects in England, and conventional oil and gas ...

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Cluff Natural Resources P Preliminary Results Highlights

Cluff Natural Resources Plc, is pleased to announce its audited preliminary results for the year ended 31 December 2013 (''FY 2013''). Highlights Built a portfolio of Underground Coal Gasification (''UCG'') Licences inshore UK totalling 30,881 hectares - aiming

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Cluff insists Scottish UCG plans not dead in water

He was speaking after his company said it was switching its "primary focus" away from the firth to pursue underground coal gasification (UCG) projects in England, and conventional oil and gas ...

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Report Shows Underground Coal Gasification a …

• If Cluff Natural Resources'' Kincardine UCG project went ahead, around 120 million tonnes of CO2 could be released into the atmosphere, more than twice Scotland''s annual carbon emissions. There are a total of 6 licenses in the Forth and Solway Firths.

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Cluff adds to underground coal gasification

Exploration firm Cluff Natural Resources (CNR) has been awarded rights to explore for offshore underground coal gasification prospects off the UK''s coastline. The rights are through two conditional underground coal gasification (UCG) licences, options for …

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Report Shows Underground Coal Gasification a …

• If Cluff Natural Resources'' Kincardine UCG project went ahead, around 120 million tonnes of CO2 could be released into the atmosphere, more than twice Scotland''s annual carbon emissions. There are a total of 6 licenses in the Forth and Solway Firths.

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Why Underground Coal Gasification

Cluff Natural Resources has been issued 9 conditional coal licences around the coast of the UK which allows us to evaluate these areas in terms of their potential for Underground Coal Gasification (UCG).The Firth of Forth, and in particular the Kincardine licence, was selected for the UK''s first

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Public Meeting on Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) …

 · Chaired by Nia Griffiths MP (LAB) at Burry Port Memorial Hall, Carmarthenshire. Presentations by Cluff Natural Resources (CNR) and Frack-Free Wales inc. Public Q&A Session.

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Unconventional Fossil Fuels: Underground Coal Gasification – …

Underground coal gasification (UCG) is a process that at its most basic level converts coal into fuel. The ... There are currently six UCG licenses around the Firths of Forth and Solway in Scotland held by Cluff Natural Resources and Five Quarter Energy Ltd.

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New Energy Frontier: Drilling Into Coal for Gas

Cluff Natural Resources is leading an effort in the United Kingdom to apply UCG to the country''s still-vast coal reserves. "It''s far too big an opportunity for government and energy majors to ...

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UNDERGROUND COAL GASIFICATION

UNDERGROUND COAL GASIFICATION - UK THREAT UCG SPIN BUSTING In the UK, 27 UCG licences have been issued just offshore, to a variety of start up companies created to develop the technology. UCG is highly speculative as the technology is

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Cluff stops spending on Forth underground coal …

Cluff Natural Resources planned to build the UK''s first deep offshore underground coal gasification (UCG) plant at Kincardine in Fife. But its plans were put on hold last year ahead of the ...

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''Underground coal gasification'' hell-fires threaten …

Cluff Natural Resources, founded by Algy Cluff, Conservative Party supporter and former owner of The Spectator, is probably the most well financed - with the most advanced development project. Cluff has a number of existing UCG licences granted by the Coal.

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Burning underground coal left ''trail of destruction''

Plans to set fire to coal under the seabed at up to 19 sites around the UK would cause massive climate pollution, groundwater contamination and toxic waste, according to a new report by environmentalists. The UK government''s Coal Authority has granted licences for underground coal gasification (UCG) covering over 1,500 square kilometres of seabed off northeast and northwest England, Wales ...

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SUBMISSION FROM CLUFF NATURAL RESOURCES

Cluff Natural Resources Plc (CNR) believes Deep Offshore Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) can, with the right support, evolve into a major clean energy contributor to Scotland''s energy future. The company holds three offshore UCG near East Wemyss, in ...

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Cluff Natural Resources plc (''CNR'' or ''the Company'') Awarded …

Cluff Natural Resources plc / Index: AIM / Epic: CLNR / Sector: Natural Resources 24 June 2013 Cluff Natural Resources plc (''CNR'' or ''the Company'') Awarded Additional Underground Coal Gasification Licences Cluff Natural Resources plc, a company founded by

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Cluff Natural Resources pulls cash on UK''s first …

 · THE firm behind controversial plans for the UK''s first Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) plant near Kincardine has pulled all funding for the project. Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR) says its decision was triggered by the Scottish Government''s moratorium on UCG …

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Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) | Wirral Against …

Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) is a process for exploiting coal that cannot be mined because the seams are too deep, thin or fractured.Exploratory licenses have been granted for the Dee Estuary (Cluff Natural Resources) and Liverpool Bay (Riverside Energy).

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Scottish moratorium on underground coal gasification …

The Scottish government has imposed a moratorium on underground coal gasification (UCG). Cluff Natural Resources had been planning to use the technique to …

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Underground Coal Gasification

Underground coal gasification (UCG) is a process that at its most basic level converts coal into fuel. ... by Cluff Natural Resources and Five Quarter Energy Ltd. Cluff is looking at developing Scotland''s first commercial UCG project around the Kincardine area of ...

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Coming to Britain: Underground Coal Gasification | New …

You may not have heard of ''underground coal gasification'', or UCG. But according to Algy Cluff, director of the company Cluff Natural Resources, the technique has potential as a ''sustainable and low cost energy source'' for Britain, which could ''rejuvenate the North Sea'' and ''do much to solve our energy needs and those of continental Europe for decades to come''.

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Cluff Natural Resources

underground coal gasification (UCG) technologies, particularly in relation to initiation of the UCG process, monitoring, control and cavity growth in deep coal seams. The study was undertaken by Wardell Armstrong with the assistance of the British

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Cluff adds to underground coal gasification

Exploration firm Cluff Natural Resources (CNR) has been awarded rights to explore for offshore underground coal gasification prospects off the UK''s coastline. The rights are through two conditional underground coal gasification (UCG) licences, options for …

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Underground Coal Gasification: Coming to West Kirby? …

The Coal Authority, sponsored by the UK Department of Energy & Climate Change, has awarded Cluff Natural Resources two conditional licences for Underground Coal Gasification (UCG). The aim of the project is "the supply of the resulting syngas to customers for a variety of uses and providing a carbon capture solution for carbon dioxide."

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Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) | Wirral Against …

Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) is a process for exploiting coal that cannot be mined because the seams are too deep, thin or fractured.Exploratory licenses have been granted for the Dee Estuary (Cluff Natural Resources) and Liverpool Bay (Riverside Energy).

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Cluff Natural Resources

Underground coal gasification licences in England, Scotland and Wales In 2013 Cluff Natural Resources (CNR) was awarded two new licenses covering offshore deep Underground coal gasification (UCG) prospects at North Cumbria, north-west England, and Largo Bay, off Fife, Scotland, by the UK''s Coal Authority.

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Scottish moratorium on underground coal gasification …

The Scottish government has imposed a moratorium on underground coal gasification (UCG). Cluff Natural Resources had been planning to use the technique to …

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Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) | Wirral Against …

Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) is a process for exploiting coal that cannot be mined because the seams are too deep, thin or fractured.Exploratory licenses have been granted for the Dee Estuary (Cluff Natural Resources) and Liverpool Bay (Riverside …

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Cluff Natural Resources

There is considerable interest in the development of Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) in China as a result of measures taken by the Chinese Government to reduce pollution from small coal-fired power plants and the need to maximise coal resources. A

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Scottish government to ''block'' underground coal …

Energy firm Cluff Natural Resources had planned to build the UK''s first deep offshore UCG plant at Kincardine in Fife, which would have extracted gas from coal seams under the Firth of Forth. The ...

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Cluff stops spending on Forth underground coal …

Cluff Natural Resources planned to build the UK''s first deep offshore underground coal gasification (UCG) plant at Kincardine in Fife. But its plans were put on hold last year ahead of the ...

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