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First flows of renewable gas onto grid ‘may be the last’, says operator

A lack of state subsidies has rendered the project commercially unviable

Daniel Murray

Business Reporter

28th July, 2019

The first flows of renewable gas went onto the Irish gas grid last week at a flagship project in Cush, Co Kildare. However, the company behind the first injection has said it may also be the last, as a lack of state subsidies has rendered the project commercially unviable.

Green Generation and Gas Networks Ireland completed the first biomethane injection into the gas network at a custom built grid feed-in point in Cush last week.


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