Kilsaran argues the recovery in construction has only taken hold in Dublin. It says it is inconceivable the commission would seek an increase to the levy. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe

A proposed €100 million rise in the State’s green energy levy threatens the recovery in construction, building materials suppliers warn. The Commissi(...)

The work, estimated to cost between €40,000 and €50,000 per property will be funded by a mandatory levy on insurance policies and and on the quarry industry. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A redress scheme for fixing more than 12,500 homes damaged by pyrite has been published by the Pyrite Resolution Board.Householders whose properties h(...)