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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-22315: Angus MacDonald (Falkirk East)

Scottish National Party

Date lodged: 21 March 2019

To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on the appeal by INEOS FPS Ltd against a SEPA Notice of Variation to the Kinneil Terminal permit.

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 22 March 2019

The determination of the appeal was published today and can be accessed through this link .

The Scottish Government has accepted the reporter’s recommendation to affirm SEPA’s notice of variation to the permit, but with modifications. The company’s claim for costs has been refused.

The modified conditions require the operator to make progress in addressing noise from flaring as part of an improvement programme at the site.