A comprehensive Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for the onshore and offshore elements of the project was undertaken by UK-based, internationally recognised consultants. EIA is a process which identifies and assesses the potential significant environmental effects of a project, informs the project design from an environmental perspective, and sets out standard industry and additional mitigation measures to eliminate or minimise the project’s effect on the environment.
Documents prepared for the onshore and offshore EIA are available in the Document Library.
In order to understand the local environment, potential impact from the development and how the project can reduce and mitigate impacts, the Environmental Impact Assessments included the findings from a range of surveys and studies conducted in the local area.
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