Planning Application Information
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Here is a list of pges and chapters which will take you to the more relevant information you may wish to source without reading every single page.
THIRD ENERGY'S APPLICATION TO HYDRAULICALLY FRACTURE KM8
List of contents on each Page of Documents Tab
See after Pg12 for where to head for the answers to Frequently Asked Questions.
Pre-application meeting notes by agent
Pg2. Letter, form, continuation sheet, checklist, validation, statement, notice
PLANNING STATEMENT Cover and Contents
Pg3. PS Ch2. Summary
Ch4. Planning History
Ch5. Proposed Development Location
Ch6. The Development
Ch7. Planning Policy
Ch8. Environmental Considerations
Ch9. Statement of Community Involvement
Pg4. PS Appendix1. Site location Plans
Appendix2. Site Layout Plans
Appendix3. NYCC Scoping Opinion
Appendix4. Pre-application Consultation Responses
Appendix5. Site Restoration and Aftercare Plan
Appendix6. Air Quality Impact Assessment
Appendix7. Air Quality Monitoring Plan
Appendix8. Heritage Impact Assessment
Appendix9. Phase 1 Habitats Survey
Appendix10. Summary of Ratcliffe Criteria and HRA
Pg5. PS Appendix11. Protected Species Monitoring proforma
Appendix12. Landscape and Visual Assessment
Appendix13. Lighting Management Plan
Appendix14. Noise Management and Monitoring Plan
Appendix15. Seismicity - Monitoring of subsurface
Appendix16. Transport Assessment
Appendix17. Traffic Management Plan
Appendix18. Waste Management Plan
Appendix19. Flood Risk Assessment
Appendix20. Hydrogeological Risk Assessment
Pg6. PS Appendix21. Baseline Water Quality Monitoring Plan
Statement of Community Involvement
Foul Sewerage and Utilities Assessment
Non Technical Summary of the Environmental Statement
ENVIRONMENTAL STATEMENT. Cover and Contents
Pg7. ES Ch2. Summary
Ch3. Site Location
Ch4. The Development
Ch5. Alternative Sites
Ch6. Environmental Impact Statement
Ch7. Cumulative Impacts
Ch8. Interactive Impacts
Ch9. Air Quality
Ch10. Cultural Heritage
Pg8. ES Ch12. Greenhouse Gases
Ch13. Landscape chapter
Ch17. Public Health
Ch19. Socio Economic
Ch20. Traffic and Transport
Pg9. Ch22. Water
ES Technical Appendix. 1. Air Quality Impact Assessment
2. Heritage Impact Assessment
3. Archeological Assessment
4. Phase 1 Habitat Survey (1 of 2 docs)
Protected Species Method Statement (2 of 2)
5. Summary of Ratcliffe Criteria
6. Habitat Regulations Assessment Signposting
7. Landscape and Visual Assessment
Pg10. ES Technical Appendix 8. Lighting Assessment
9. Lighting Management Plan
10. Restoration Plan
11. Noise Appendices
12. Seismicity - Monitoring of Subsurface
13. Transport Assessment
14. Traffic Management Plan
15. Waste Management Plan
16. Flood Risk Assessment
17. Hydrogeological Risk Assessment
Pg11. ES Technical Appendix. 18. Baseline Water Monitoring
19. Schedule of Environmental Commitments
Pre-validation letter to Agent
Email from Agent to NYCC
Formal Acknowledgement letter to Agent
CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN AGENT AND COUNTY PLANNING
Email from NYCC to Agent
CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN FRACK FREE GROUPS AND COUNTY
Email from FFR
Pg12. CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN PARISH COUNCILS AND COUNTY
QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE AND WHERE TO FIND THE ANSWERS
PS=Planning Statement. ES=Environment Statement
1) How long will the whole operation last and what will be involved?
A good start is to read the whole of Pg3 PS Chapter 6 which summarises the operation.
2) How much extra traffic will be involved?
Pg3 PS Chapter 6
Pg5 PS Appx 16
Pg8 ES Chapter 20
Pg10 ES Tech Appx 13 & 14
3) How will the traffic be controlled?
Pg5 PS Appx 17
Pg8 PS Chapter 20
4) How much noise will be caused by fracking and how will it be controlled?
Pg5 PS Appx 14
Pg8 ES Chapter 16
Pg10 ES Tech Appx 11
5) How much water will be used?
Pg3 PS Chapter 6.2
Pg3 PS Table 6.7
Pg8 ES Chapter 22
6) Where will the water come from?
Pg3 PS Chapter 6.2
7) What happens to the waste water afterwards?
Pg5 PS Appx 18
Pg8 ES Chapter 21
Pg10 ES Tech Appx 15 page 239
8) Will fracking cause seismic events?
Pg3 PSChapter 6.2
Pg5 PS Appx 15
Pg8 ES Chapter 126.96.36.199 Traffic Light Monitoring System
Pg11 ES Tech Appx 19
9) Will fracking affect air quality in the area?
Pg4 PS Appx 6&7
Pg7 ES Chapter 9
Pg9 ES Tech Appx 1
Pg10 ES Tech Appx 15 page 262 onwards
10) Will operations be lit overnight?
Pg3 PS Chapter 6, Tables 6.5, 6.11 & 6.16
Pg5 PS Appx 13
Pg8 ES Chapter 15
Pg10 ES tech Appx 8&9
11) What regulations have to be followed?
Pg3 PS Chapter 3.5.1 to 3.5.8
Pg3 PS Chapter 3.1 Summary of pre-application consultation responses
12) What additives are involved in the fracking fluid?
Pg3 PS Chapter 6, Table 6.7
Pg10 ES Tech Appx 15 page 74 onwards
13). Are there any health implications to the operation?
Pg8 ES Chapter 17
We advise that people contact Third Energy if there is anything they would like clarification on.
We hope to soon include a synopsis of the main points of the planning application as the full document contains thousands of pages.
Here is an article written by John Dewar the Operations Director at Third Energy in the Yorkshire Post Newspaper explaining about their plans.
KM8 well site at Kirbymisperton. The well was drilled in 2013 and is well screened by trees and vegetation.