An Taisce to go ahead with legal challenge to decision

Environmental conservation group An Taisce is to go ahead with a legal challenge against the government's decision to grant a drilling licence to Providence Resources.

17th February, 2013

The environmental conservation group An Taisce is to press ahead with a legal challenge against the government's decision to grant a foreshore licence at Dublin's Kish Bank Basin to energy exploration firm Providence Resources.

This is in spite ofc an announcement from Providence that it was surrendering the licence.

A judicial review hearing is scheduled for the High Court on Tuesday.

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