On Air Saturday Live Paul Moran | 12:30pm - 5:00pm

Gas exploration plans 'investment down the wrong road', says IOM Green Party

Party leader questions benefits of Crogga drilling scheme

The leader of the Isle of Man Green Party says drilling for gas in Manx waters would be 'investing down the wrong road'.

Lamara Craine - on Manx Radio's Mannin Line - was asked to confirm her party's stance over Crogga's plan to explore for gas under the seabed off the coast of Maughold.

The Green Party has previously described the proposals as a 'backwards' step.

But Miss Craine was asked if it should be seen as a way to help finance the transition to renewables:

More from Isle of Man News