Courageous decisions needed if we want to be carbon-free

The transition period will call for long-term planning and decisions that the public have to buy into and get behind

31st October, 2021
Courageous decisions needed if we want to be carbon-free
The government has highlighted, among other areas, home energy retrofitting as a priority

We need to make courageous decisions now to be carbon-free by 2050, according to the Registrar at Engineers Ireland, Damien Owens.

Basically, if we want different results, we need to make different choices. And what we need now is the courage to act together. Ireland’s energy infrastructure is critical to our competitiveness, said Owens.

“It is of particular importance as we move to a carbon-free society,” he said. “As an island nation, security of...

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