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'Keep 1km Turbine Exclusion Zone' -- Councillors Express Anger At Minister Naughten's Directive
Irish Indpendent -- 17 December 2016

B.N.M. To Assess Suitability Of Westmeath Bog For Wind Farm
Midlands 103 Radio (News Centre) -- 17 December 2016

Wind Farm Laws Need To Be Updated
That's Farming -- 15 December 2016

Wind Farm Guidelines Delayed Due To European Ruling -- Court Found That The Public Must Be Informed Before Energy Policy Is Implemented
The Irish Times -- 12 December 2016

Families Forced From Homes Due To Wind Farm Noise Win Court Case.
Wind Aware Ireland -- 11 December 2016

Mythbuster Reload – Industry Windfall Profits From Europe’s Carbon Market 2008-2015
Carbon Market Watch -- 29 November 2016

Terry Mccrann: The Experts Lie About Renewable Energy
Hearld Sun -- 28 November 2016

Minister Says Further Consultation Needed On Wind Energy Guidelines
Midlands 103 Radio -- 27 November 2016

Sweden's Royal Academy Of Science Highly Critical Of Wind Power
European Platform Against Wind -- 25 November 2016

The End Of Community: Wind Farms
The Law Is My Oyster -- 08 November 2016

Bord Pleanála Agrees To Quashing Of Windfarm Planning Permission
Irish Examiner -- 02 November 2016

Renewables Could Lose European Power Grid Priority, Documents Reveal
The Guardian -- 01 November 2016

Important E.C.J. Ruling On The SEA Directive
The Law Is My Oyster -- 01 November 2016

Lake Erie Wind Project A Costly Mistake
C.F.A.C.T -- 01 November 2016

Renewables Could Lose European Power Grid Priority, Documents Reveal
The Guardian -- 01 November 2016

The Status Of The Wind Energy Guidelines
The Law Is My Oyster -- 21 October 2016

CER Report Indicates Up To 7,000 Additional Wind Turbines Seeking Connection To The Electricity System
Meath Against Spin -- 19 October 2016

Investors Circle As Break Up Of €1bn Irish Wind Portfolio Begins
Irish Independent-- 16 October 2016

BREAKING: Kildare Wind Farm Refused Permission
Kildare News -- 14 October 2016

Germans To Pay Higher Surcharge For Renewable Energy In 2017
National Wind Watch -- 14 October 2016

Major Wind Farm Plans In Sperrins Area Of Tyrone Halted
Ulster Herald -- 14 October 2016

“You’ll Get All Of The Pain” – Local Group Fighting Hard
This Is Ardee -- 08 October 2016

German Environmentalists Say Renewables Are Destroying Their Landscapes, Killing Nature, Wasting Money
JoNova -- 05 October 2016

How Ontario’s Pursuit Of Renewable Energy Broke The Province’s Electricity System
Financial Post-- 06 October 2016

South Longford Residents Want To Air Concerns With Bord Na Móna
Longford Leader -- 05 October 2016

Wind Turbine Noise and Human Health: A Four-Decade History of Evidence that Wind Turbines Pose Risks
WindAction -- 04 October 2016

Fight Continues To Protect Knockroe
Kilkenny People -- 04 October 2016

Local Wind Action Group Questions Legality Of Billion-Euro Wind Farm
Donegal Daily -- 02 October 2016

Broken Power Line Between Ireland And Britain To Spark Electricity Bills Rise
Irish Independent -- 01 October 2016

Fresh Plans For Massive Finn Valley Wind Farm
Donegal News -- 29 September 2016

Finance Manager Dodges Jail Time As It Would Disrupt Plans Of Billion-Euro Donegal Wind Farm
Donegal Daily -- 24 September 2016

Mullavilly, County Armagh: Court Order Stops Noisy Wind Turbine
National Wind Watch -- 06 September 2016

Report Found Govt Department Lacked Corporate Control Over SEAI
RTE News -- 05 September 2016

Donegal Windfarm Planning Rules Closer To Realisation
Concerned About Wind Turbines (CAWT) Donegal -- 30 August 2016

Data Centre Growth Comes At Price For Irish Infrastructure
The Irish Times -- 18 August 2016

Renewable Crops Could Save Country From E.U. Fine
The Irish Independent -- 09 August 2016

Wind Firms Defend €270m Support Added To Electricity Bills
The Irish Times -- 02 August 2016

PSO Levy To Increase By 20% For All Households -- 29 July 2016

Planning Permission Approved For €320m Mayo Wind Farm
Irish Farmers Journal -- 16 June 2016

Elected Members "Shot Down" On Wind Turbines
Westmeath Topic -- 16 June 2016

Ireland To Co-operate On Energy
Irish Farmers Journal -- 16 June 2016

Judge Critical Of An Bord Pleanála As Wind Farm Permission Overturned
Irish Times -- 14 June 2016

Why Sweden Says No To Replacing Nuclear Power With Wind
Science 2.0 -- 13 June 2016

Community Involvement Needed For Renewable Energy
Irish Farmers Journal -- 11 June 2016

Polish Parliament Adopts Mandatory Setback For Industrial Wind Turbines (10 Times Turbine Height)
Friends Againt Wind -- 10 June 2016

We Are Going To Keep Puttig In Ammendments Until This Matter Is Resolved
Westmeath Topic -- 09 June 2016

'Biomass Could Safeguard Jobs' - Naughten
Irish Independent -- 07 June 2016

Use Of Agricultural Land For Wind Turbines May Result In A Beneficiary's Failure To Satisfy The '80%' Test And To Qualify For Agricultural Relief
The Dail (Written Answers - Department of Finance) -- 31 May 2016

Consumers Face Hikes In Electricity Bills Due To Higher Green Energy Levy
Sunday Business Post -- 31 May 2016

Ireland Still Some Way Off Meeting Renewable Target For 2020
Irish Independent -- 25 May 2016

Laois County Council Collude With Coillte
Wind Aware Ireland -- 04 May 2016

Wind And Solar A Waste Of Money For UK, Prof Sir David Mackay Said In Final Interview
The Telegraph -- 03 May 2016

‘Moral Duty’ To Scale Back And Close Power Plant At Moneypoint
Irish Examiner -- 02 May 2016

Westmeath Councillors Agree On Night-Time Noise Limits For Wind Turbines
Midlands Radio 103 -- 26 April 2016

Hundreds Of Dutch Green Energy Windmills Operating At A Loss
The NL Times -- 14 April 2016

Bandon Boyos Get The Business
The Phoenix -- 28 July 2006 -- As it was then, as it is now!!

‘Diabolical’ Decision To Build Massive Windfarm
Fermanagh Herald -- 26 April 2016

Plans For 420 Solar Farms Rest On State Backing
Irish Independent -- 14 April 2016

Wind Energy Will Provide Just 3% Of Peak Demand
Irish Energy Blog -- 11 April 2016

Is There A Connection Between Irish Wind Development And The Panama Papers?
Waterford Wind Aware League -- 11 April 2016

Windfarms Can Reduce House Prices By Up To 12%, Says LSE
The Guardian -- 08 April 2016

Stay Granted On Order Restricting Cork Wind Farm Operation
The Irish Times -- 06 April 2016

Wind Farm Decision Overturned
The Donegal Democrat -- 31 March 2016

New Report Suggests Biomass Could Be Way For Ireland To Reach Renewable Energy Targets
Irish Independent -- 15 March 2016

Farmers Journal -- Forestry Focus
Articles Included
Introuduction: Forestry in Climate Change Mitigation
Putting a Value on Multipurpose Foretry -- UK Study
482M Plan to Develop Irish Forestry
Importance of Wood In Renweable Energy
Wood Energy -- What Now?
Woodlands and Related Watershed Management
Matching the Species to Forest Grant Availability
Mobilising Irelands's Forest Resource
ITGA Wood Price Quarterly Provides Valauable Information
Forestry Central To Ireland's Climate Goals
Farmers Journal -- 12 March 2016

Farmers ‘Hosting’ Wind Turbines Face Massive Clean Up Bills & Other Legal Liability
Stop These Things -- 07 March 2016

Wind Industry Urges Changes To Laois Zoning
Lenister Express -- 07 March 2016

Court Hears Challenge To Tipperary Wind Farm Plan
RTE News -- 03 March 2016

German Expert: Wind Turbine Infrasound Travels 25 KM…Warns Of Health Hazards…Advises Minimum 5000 Meter Distance!
NoTricksZone -- 03 March 2016

The State Is Taking A €35 Million Punt On A Huge New Wind Energy Venture
The Journal -- 29 February 2016

Respected Scientist Trashes UN Climate ‘Decarbonisation’ Treaty
Principia Scientific -- 25 February 2016

High Court Overturns Permission For Cork Wind Farm
The Irish Times -- 25 February 2016

Eirgrid Planning Application -- Removes Pylons And Cables Will Be Underground
EirGrid -- 21 December 2015

£4m A Week Not To Use Windfarms
Express -- 21 February 2016

New Planning Rules a 'Sleight Of Hand', Says Expert
Irish Independent -- 20 February 2016

High Court Ruling Examines Application Of Aarhus Convention
Irish Legal News -- 17 February 2016

Over €500m Spent On Constructing Irish Windfarms In 2015
The Irish Indpendent -- 09 February 2016

They Think It’s All Over: Renewable-Energy Investors Pull Back From Europe
The Global Warming Policy Forum -- 04 February 2016

Who Pays For The North South Interconnector And Why?
Irish Energy Blog -- 02 February 2016

Kelly's plans Will End Wind Farms, Warns Labour Colleague White
Irish Independent -- 02 February 2016

Electricity System Costs In The UK, Denmark, And Germany
The Global Warming Policy Forum -- 31 January 2016

Gaelectric Lodges Planning For Energy Storage Project
Irish Independent -- 31 January 2016

Residents Oppose Wind Farm Over Noise Concerns
Connacht Tribune -- 30 January 2016

The Labour Party Conference Got Underway In Mullingar, Co Westmeath On Saturday But It Was The Protestors Outside That Grabbed The Limelight
Sunday World -- 30 January 2016

Wind Turbines In Scenic Tipperary Gets Green Light
Thurles Information -- 28 January 2016

SSE Airtricity Profits Up 44%, But Customer Numbers Fall
The Irish Examiner -- 27 January 2016

Corrib Gas A ‘Template’ For ‘How Not To Undertake A Development’
Irish Times -- 26 January 2016

Danish Electricity Exports Worth Just €31 Million Last Year
Irish Energy Blog -- 23 January 2016

Coillte And Bord Na Móna Agree Deal For €90m Wind Farm
Irish Times -- 23 January 2016

Wise Advice For Onshore Wind
RENews -- 22 January 2016

Wind Turbine Planning Delays Causing Concern
Irish Times -- 20 January 2016

US Study Shows Wind Power Push To Kill 1.2 Million Real Jobs
Stop These Things -- 18 January 2016

Eirgrid : Major Expansion of Transmission Network Required For Renewables
Irish Energy Blog -- 18 January 2016

ESB Issue Warning About Smart Meters
Irish Energy Blog -- 18 January 2016

What Would Mandatory Smart Metering Mean For You?
The Journal -- 17 January 2016

Bord Gáis Owner Lining Up Bid To Buy Viridian
Irish Independent -- January 15 2016

Concerns Over Wind Turbines At Clonroche
Wexford Echo -- January 12 2016

Disused Mine Site Is Earmarked For €650m Power Plant
Irish Independent -- January 12 2016

Councillor Snubs FG For Run As Independent
Irish Independent -- 05 January 2016



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