• Fracking and real estate: common questions - Features

    01 October 2014

    Hydraulic fracturing or ‘fracking’ continues to hit headlines with supporters and opponents equally keen to raise public awareness of the environmental and economic consequence of exploring (or not)...

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    29 September 2014

    there are different types of sewerage systems, for clean and for waste water; but whole houses or streets can be incorrectly connected to surface water sewers that discharge...


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