Government shackles on small scale solar finally set to be removed

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Rays of sunshine finally emerge for solar energy in Irish communities

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After years of campaigning, Friends of the Earth welcomes Government promise to pay for solar …

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We're winning on solar schools - but we need a last push to get over the line!

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Government shackles on small scale solar finally set to be removed

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Government shackles on small scale solar finally set to be removed Friends of the Earth …

Rays of sunshine finally emerge for solar energy in Irish communities

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After years of campaigning, Friends of the Earth welcomes Government promise to pay for solar …

42 anti-poverty & environmental organisations unite to demand action on energy crisis

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42 anti-poverty, housing and environmental organisations join forces to demand urgent …

Webinar: Making a submission to the Energy Poverty Consultation

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One third of Irish households now living in energy poverty. This number likely to increase as we face towards a …

Ramping up our action to address energy poverty!

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Ireland’s current energy system isn’t working. Our energy supply is still dominated by fossil fuels, our buildings are …

We're winning on solar schools - but we need a last push to get over the line!

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  Friends of the Earth has been campaigning to get solar panels on schools and remove …