12 04 2018
The Commission for the Regulation of Utilities (CRU), which determines the policy framework for new connections to the electricity network, has decided that planning permission must be granted to qualify for new connection offers and has also removed the option to relocate grid capacity.
02 02 2018
IFA Renewables Chairman Tom Short has described proposals to introduce a pilot scheme for micro-energy generation as “mere words that will only become a reality when a robust budget is announced by the Department of Energy”.
Condemning the illegal dump of deer carcases found in the Wicklow Mountains, IFA Wicklow Chairman Tom Short said this is further evidence of the inadequacy of the current approach to managing a national deer population that is spiralling out of control.