Pj Mccarthy

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Renewable Gas Forum Ireland believes converting slurry and silage to biomethane could cut carbon emissions by 2.6 million tonnes annually boost the rural economy. File photograph: Getty

Families could pay an extra €5.70 a month for energy if the Government accepts proposals to convert farm waste to gas, according to a group promoting (...)

Piles of logs await processing at the UPM paper mill in Kajaani, Finland. File Photograph: Bob Strong/Reuters

State payments to producers of renewable heat will have to “significantly increase” in the coming years if a new scheme is to make a meaningful impact(...)

The final section of the M8 Dublin to Cork motorway. Photograph: Jason Clarke

Sitting in a control room in East Wall in Dublin, Kevin O’Rourke and his team watch on a bank of screens as a car leaving Dublin Port slows to a stop (...)