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Stoke sees a future in gas

Stoke-on-Trent council are investigating the possibility of extracting methane gas from disused coal mines to power local industry and provide future energy security.

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Methane extraction could provide power for local businesses

Stoke-on-Trent city council is investigating extracting methane from disused coal beds in a bid to supply local businesses and communities with locally sourced power.

Cllr Andy Platt, Professor Peter Stiles

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