Leitrim County Development Plan 2015 – 2021

Leitrim County Development Plan 2015 – 2021

Leitrim is in the middle of making its Plan The making of the Council Development Plan is one of the most important functions of the County Councillors as responsibility for making the Plan, including the various policies and objectives contained within it, rests with...
Leitrim should follow Donegal’s example

Leitrim should follow Donegal’s example

How has Donegal prevented fracking while Leitrim is advised that a ban is not feasible?  READ ON… The Leitrim County Development Plan 2015 – 2021 is at draft stage and does not in its present version impose a ban on fracking. At present, its policy on...
Deborah Rogers: The economics of fracking

Deborah Rogers: The economics of fracking

Deborah Rogers – Founder of EnergyPolicyForum and critic of Fracking Deborah Rogers is an expert in the economics of shale gas and an advisor to the Obama administration.  Speaking at the 2030 Vision conference in Carrick-on-Shannon this month, she made it clear...

2030 Vision – The Future of Energy in Ireland

  Conference organised by Good Energies Alliance Ireland 19th September 2013, Bush Hotel, Carrick-on-Shannon To all Public Representatives, Local Authorities, Environmental NGOs and Policy-Makers As you know, energy is a very important topic for Ireland just now....