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Corrib gas field: Vermilion says quarterly production down year over year due mainly to natural decline. File photograph: Shell E&P Ireland Limited

Production at the Corrib Field fell by 15 per cent year on year in the first quarter of this year, according to the new operator of the site off the M(...)

Gardaí  and protestors outside the Corrib gas terminal site in Co Mayo, in 2006. Between 2005 and 2014, the policing of protests and protection of workers at project sites cost the State €16.4 million. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Energy groups behind the controversial Corrib gas field off the Mayo coast are as much €2.5 billion in the red on their investment, as Shell’s move to(...)

The Corrib terminal. The Corrib gas partners had hoped gas would be brought ashore in 2011 - but this was before An Bord Pleanála ruled that half of a proposed overground pipeline would be unsafe, necessitating the construction of the tunnel.

The Corrib Gas partners are now counting the cost of a contentious An Bord Pleanála ruling as the bill for the project is set to hit almost €3.4 billi(...)