Huge sand dune to protect major UK gas terminal – BBC News

Huge sand dune to protect major UK gas terminal - BBC News
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In a UK first, 10,000 cubic metres of sand is being pumped every hour to create a 6km (3.7 mile) sand barrier to prevent Bacton gas terminal, which supplies a third of the UK’s gas, from tumbling over the edge of a cliff into the sea.

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It’s hoped it will also save the coastline, as well as the villages nearby.

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