Tag: environment


I questioned Minister Naughton on the policies that our government pursues that make matters worse, rather than better, in relation to emissions that cause global warming. I asked about transport policies and cows, in particular. The video here shortens some

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No to Fracking! Leave it in the Ground.

Brid Smith TD reports from her committee meeting earlier:  “I’m deeply suspicious about the report on fracking as presented this evening by the EPA and CDM – a company themselves engaged in fracking – to an Oireachteas committee that I’m

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Transport services should be public and environment-friendly

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Calling all Environmentalists!

While disappointed that my amendments didn’t succeed in changing the new Energy Bill, I am happy that we made some progress on challenging the corporate bias in state agencies like the SEAI (Sustainable energy Agency). The new bill states that

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Heritage and environment before profit.

Dáil, June 23. Brid stands against cruelty and suffering for animals and against profiteers.

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How we could create thousands of REAL jobs in Ireland

Dáil, June 2. Brid challenges government on ways to make real jobs available and save the environment

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Cllr gets backing opposing pollution from Thornton’s plant

Cllr Brid Smith successfully put down a motion at the SOUTH CENTRAL AREA COMMITTEE of DUBLIN CITY COUNCIL today (15th July 2015). The motion was agreed by the committe and  is outlined below. This is just one more event in the long saga of

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