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The chief executive of Eirgrid has said that putting electricity cables underground for the controversial GridWest connector project could cost a 'multiple' of having pylons overground. Fintan Sly was speaking ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0623/625844-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-23-june-2014/?clipid=1609722
The controversial €500 million Eirgrid plan to construct a 250 kilometres above-ground network of pylons across rural areas of the country has provoked huge debate around safety and aesthetic issues – there have been 35.000 submissions to Eirgrid and today’s Examiner reports that 75% of Coalition TDs living along the proposed route say it would damage the landscape. Tonight’s Seacht La TG4’s current affairs programme has been talking to many of those involved in this issue and Páidí Ó Lionáird joined Sean from the Raidio na Gaelteachta studio in Cassla.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0121/499141-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-21-january-2014/?clipid=1398844
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...