Ian Guider: Allowing companies to bypass grid is not a solution to our energy failures

Data centres account for 18 per cent of all energy consumption, rising by 31 per cent between 2021 and 2022

Neil Morris, director at Amazon Web Services: warned Ireland could lose out on further investment by large companies if policies shift against them. Picture: Fergal Phillips

Over the last few months the normally shy multinational companies have become a bit more vocal about their concerns that Ireland is becoming a less ...