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Farmers to get lower carbon target, cut to electric car grants and estate agents’ accusation

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The size of the national herd can be maintained while cutting emissions by improving animal breeding and adopting methane-reducing feed additives, according to Barry Cowen of Fianna Fáil. Picture: Getty


Farmers to get lower carbon target with review in 2025

Farmers will be assigned a lower short-term emissions target with a caveat that it could be raised higher later in the decade if methane-inhibiting technologies prove viable, the Business Post understands.

Electric car grants to be cut in budget amid rising costs to government

Electric car grants are set to be cut in the budget as more drivers are opting for the vehicles over ...