Archive for the ‘Communications Energy and Natural Resources’ Category
Government stands over appalling decision to appoint a pro-fracking company to carry out a two year “Research Programme” into the potential impacts on environment and human health from fracking!!! Meanwhile residence in Dublin cannot even get access to broadband as a result of privatisation… You couldn’t make it up…
To ask the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources his Department’s role in awarding a contract to a company (details supplied) to carry out a two year investigation into the safety of fracking; and if he will make a statement on the matter. – Clare Daly.
For ORAL answer on Tuesday, 28th April, 2015.
Minister again fails to rule out fracking despite enormous environmental concerns & understates important role of the state on developing wave energy…
To ask the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources his views on the Shale Gas Rec report published in early March by the European Commission, which revealed an alarming lack of consistency in regulation; and his further views to lobby within the EU for a European wide fracking ban. – Clare Daly.