Taoiseach Enda Kenny: “Mr McNicholas will step down from his role on the advisory committee of NTR to ensure there is no appearance of conflict of interest.” Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Taoiseach Enda Kenny accused members of Sinn Féin of engaging in insulting behaviour in Limerick on Monday night.In sharp Dáil exchanges with SF leade(...)

Rosheen McGuckian:  NTR chief executive said  the market for selling US operational wind projects is very favourable.

Energy group Gaelectric will today open its €74 million Dunbeg Wind Farm, which is one of the largest wind farms on the island of Ireland.The wind far(...)

A gale of opprobrium blew up over comments by economist Colm McCarthy deriding any further investment in wind energy

Colm McCarthy, the clever but contrarian UCD economist, doesn’t mince his words. He prefers instead to mince the targets of his ire, which last weeken(...)

Renewables investment group NTR has bought 14 wind turbine projects in Northern Ireland. Photo: Reuters

Irish renewables investment group NTR has bought 14 wind turbine projects in Northern Ireland through the acquisition of KN Energy. The portfolio of p(...)

NTR chairman Tom Roche. The agreement ends months of acrimony among shareholders

Ciarán HancockNTR’s three biggest shareholders have reached an agreement to sell the investment company’s wind assets in the United States to be follo(...)

One51 group chief executive Alan Walsh. The group says it has substantial resources available to fund growth and make strategic acquisitions

CHARLIE TAYLORInvestment company One51 has announced pre-tax profits before exceptional items of €3.6 million for the first six months of 2014, compar(...)

Chief executive Rosheen McGuckian said the company was committed to pressing ahead with its plan for investing in EU wind assets. Photograph: Frank Miller

After 2½ hours of rancour at Thursday’s annual general meeting, NTR chairman Tom Roche and his fellow board members can be in no doubt about the disse(...)

Shareholder David Meagher speaking from the floor at the NTR agm: “The assets should be sold and the money should be returned to shareholders.” Photograph: Frank Miller

He might have lost the support of some NTR shareholders recently but chairman Tom Roche has at least retained a certain sense of humour. Just after 10(...)

NTR chairman Tom Roche at the company’s agm in Dublin yesterday. Photograph: Frank Miller

NTR has secured “framework debt packages of €100 million” for its plan to invest in 150 megawatts of wind assets in Europe, its chairman Tom Roche tol(...)

The board of NTR, which is chaired by Tom Roche, has come under pressure to sell its wind assets in the US. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Halloween might still be some weeks away but we can expect fireworks this morning at NTR’s annual meeting in the Conrad Hotel in Dublin as disgruntled(...)