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Drilling for coal bed methane gas will be supported where:

  1. There is a positive response to the general requirements listed in Policy R1,
  2. There would be no significant adverse effect on natural heritage and the historic environment,
  3. The function and character of any green wedge would not be prejudiced,
  4. Access arrangements are adequate and the volume and type of traffic generated can be safely accommodated on the highway network,
  5. No significant danger, damage or disruption would arise from subsidence or ground instability, and
  6. There would be no adverse impact on the quality and/or quantity of controlled waters.

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