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Obligations regarding reduction of emissions is not to the forefront of government policy. Ireland has little chance of reaching its 2020 target and there is no real commitment apart from lip service to address it.
To ask the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment the implications for the State’s emissions targets and broader obligations in regard to addressing climate change of potential expansion of energy intensive industry here, particularly if same is incentivised by government, as for example in plans to expand the number of data centres located here. – Clare Daly.