Ireland aims for greener future

8 Jun 2016   Ireland, Wind

One day after signing a European commitment on offshore wind, the Irish government said it can only realize its true potential through regional collaboration. “Ireland has the best offshore energy potential in Europe but we need to work with our colleagues across the EU to turn this potential into electricity,” Irish Environment Minister Denis Naughten said in a statement emailed from Luxembourg. Naughten’s was among the nine signatures added to a declaration signed by members of the European Union that share a border with the North Sea. The members agreed that closer cooperation in avenues like grid connectivity could advance regional developments for offshore wind. With a maritime acreage 10 times the size of its […]

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