Wednesday January 22, 2020

Podcast: Irish Water's Shannon plans need debate

There is not enough detail on Dublin pipe proposal, says Susan O'Keeffe

22nd July, 2016
Susan O'Keeffe looks at Irish Water's plan to pump water to the Dublin area

The Census people have been very prompt with their initial findings from the census taken earlier this year. Already they have been able to tell us that the population has risen in Ireland to 4.7 million – up from 4.5 million at the last census. Inevitably, the area that saw most population growth was Dublin, and that kind of growth causes new pressures on housing, water and all infrastructure.

Which in turn will cause great pressure on...

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