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Press coverage received by CALNI, opposing the Rose Energy/Moy Park chicken litter Incinerator on the shores of Lough Neagh.

Lough Neagh incinerator campaigners win judicial review

The group opposing a chicken waste incinerator at Glenavy has been granted leave for a judicial review of the decision not to hold a public inquiry into the planning application. Last month, the Environment Minister Edwin Poots, announced his intention … Continue reading

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Parties row means plant not debated

An Assembly motion on the decision to allow a multimillion-pound chicken waste plant to be built near Glenavy was not debated as planned amid a fall-out between Sinn Fein and the DUP. Sinn Fein did not go ahead with its … Continue reading

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Chicken Waste Protest Targets Shops

An environmental group has challenged representatives of NI’s top supermarket chains to put their position on the proposed Moy Park chicken waste incinerator to a public meeting in Glenavy this week. Following the recent statement by Stormont Environment Minister Edwin … Continue reading

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Battle to preserve wetlands of international renown not lost

At what price are those in government prepared to sell this country’s natural beauty and archaeological heritage? Not very much it would seem. In the case of the north’s environment minister, Edwin Poots, the prospect of 30 permanent jobs (yes, … Continue reading

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Lough Neagh incinerator campaigners urge caution

By Kevin Magee BBC Northern Ireland business correspondent Protestors opposed to a chicken waste incinerator being built on the shores of Lough Neagh have called on the Stormont Executive not to award grant money to the project until a legal … Continue reading

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