Fears TAMS solar panels could be delayed until 2024
Stephen Robb
The current delays in processing applications under TAMS is prompting solar PV installers to warn farmers that solar panels may not be installed on farms until next year.
27 September 2023 News
Bord na Móna’s record profits driven by renewables
Semi-state reported annual operating profit of €95.2m last week
24 September 2023 News
ICMSA leader bemoans lack of consistency in planning process
ICMSA president Pat McCormack said that manner in which the Government facilitated data centres was in stark contrast to agri processors' experience of the planning process.
Colm McCarthy - LNG project is of national significance
It is acknowledged that Ireland will need gas to supplement intermittent renewable electricity generation and space heating in the longer term, perhaps indefinitely.
20 September 2023 Viewpoints
An Bord Pleanála rejects €650m Shannon LNG terminal
An Bord Pleanála's decision to deny permission was grounded in Government policy related to the importation of fracked gas.
15 September 2023 News
AD central to vision for nutrients in NI
David Wright reports from the Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association conference
13 September 2023 Northern Ireland
Electricity prices remain high, fuel prices are rising
Politicians are not making promises ahead of the budget, but they say they are listening
13 September 2023 News
AD, derogations and dairy farmers – can they coexist?
It’s time to have a serious conversation about how developing an anaerobic digestion sector will integrate with the dairy sector, writes Stephen Robb.
13 September 2023 Renewables
Nearly 500ac of solar farms granted permission
Nearly 500ac worth of solar farms have recently been granted planning permission in Clare, Kilkenny and Cavan.
13 September 2023 News
EU budget review may bring disagreements
A Europe-wide carbon tax will be resisted by countries which expect to have to pay it.
6 September 2023 Viewpoints
New Holland debuts electric T4 tractor for smaller farms
New Holland continues with its alternative energy developments, having just publicly launched a 74hp T4 electric tractor with autonomous features, at the Farm Progress Show in North America.
6 September 2023 News
We can't see the wood for the trees
Forestry planting targets are miles behind the Government's target, but that's only one of the problems facing how tree planting will (or won't) contribute to climate targets.
6 September 2023 Dealer