Eamonn Rothwell, right, chief executive of Irish Continental Group with Andrew McDowell, vice-president of European Investment Bank. Photograph: Julien Behal

The head of ferry operator Irish Continental Group (ICG) has warned that any move by the new Government to extend a subsidy scheme to keep certain sea(...)

The latest EPA figures confirm that Ireland’s carbon emissions are rising, with no indication of how the trend will be put into reverse. Photograph: Brandon Thibodeaux/New York Times

This week it was confirmed that Ireland has – yet again – missed its targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. No one was surprised. Ireland has(...)