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Only 14 mica houses fixed under redress scheme; Emergency plans to give state new fuel powers

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Eamon Ryan: new legislation will give the Environment Minister powers to control the use and sale of fuel, and to establish an emergency planning register of suppliers. Picture:

Just 14 homes in Donegal have been fixed through mica redress scheme

Only 14 mica homes in Donegal have been fixed through the state’s redress scheme, new figures show, meaning just 1 per cent of applicants have successfully navigated the programme.

Data provided to the Business Post also shows that more than more than 96 per cent of Donegal homeowners who have applied for a government grant to fix their home are still waiting for ...