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Parliament Buildings in Stormont, Belfast. Picture by Peter Morrison

Parliament Buildings in Stormont, Belfast. Picture by Peter Morrison

Parliament Buildings in Stormont, Belfast. Picture by Peter Morrison

Stormont politicians have long stressed the importance of finding more renewable energy sources — but a solution may well have been under their noses all the time.

The Sunday Independent has learned a feasibility study is to be carried out to explore the possibility of digging for geothermal energy on the Stormont estate, home to the North’s power-sharing government which has failed to get back up and running since last month’s election due to issues around the Northern Ireland Protocol.


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