Sue Scott

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“Carbon taxes will discourage future developments that involve lengthy commutes by car. However, there is a challenge of how best to support those already caught in this situation.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

If we want to ensure the cost of fuel reflects its impact on the planet through raising carbon tax, there needs to be public acceptance that this is b(...)

The sedimentation tanks at the Ballymore Eustace water treatment plant in Co Kildare.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

The recent water shortage in Dublin is largely the result of a policy decision the government of the day enacted in 1997; this decision shifted the co(...)