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Oireachtas Committee on Communications, Climate Action and Environment debate the Microgeneration Support Scheme Bill

Posted 05th March 2019

On March 5th, the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Communications, Climate Action and Environment debated the Microgeneration Support Scheme Bill. The bill would force energy providers to buy electricity produced by ‘microgenerators’ including small communities, clubs and schools.

Paul Kenny, Tipperary Energy Agency and Kate Ruddock, Friends of the Earth both attended the debate. You can watch their speeches below;