Low-volume fracking to be allowed under new legislative proposal

Ljubljana, 12 January - The government has adopted amendments to the mining act under which low-volume hydraulic fracturing would be allowed but high-volume fracturing banned, legislation that paves the way for fracturing in the only location in Slovenia where it is currently being explored, the Petišovci gas field in the east.

Petišovci gas field.
Photo: Marjan Maučec/STA

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