London 212 has missed its aim to have a low-carbon Olympic flame.
EDF Energy, an Olympic sponsor and 212 sustainability partner, said it will not be able to keep its 27 pledge for a new low-carbon fuel for the torch because of time-trialling issues.
The technology needed for the development meant they tripped at the final hurdle, organisers claimed.
COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? email@example.com