Drax Re-power

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Drax Re-power

Received 26 July 2018
From Graham Gill

Representation

I personally disagree with Drax repalcing two coal burning units with two larger ones to burn natural gas - we need to shift away from all fossil fuels. Additionally, gas production from the North Sea is in decline whilst natural gas from fracking is generally very carbon intensive.