Towards a Minerals Local Plan for Derbyshire and Derby

Towards a Strategy for Hydrocarbons

Vision and Objectives

4.1    A separate paper will seek your views on the emerging vision and objectives for the plan and will ask what you think about matters relating to the provision for hydrocarbons, including how to achieve the best possible balance between maintaining the economic and other benefits to be gained and the need to minimise any adverse impacts on the environment and communities, co-operative working, sustainable delivery, climate change, maximising the use of existing infrastructure, cumulative impacts of developments and restoration.