I'm changing internet plan to ensure no one is left behind
Published 06/07/2016 | 02:30
Earlier this year, newspapers across Ireland sent out a call for people to share their memories of what has justifiably been called the greatest social revolution in Ireland: the rural electrification scheme.
It would be hard to overestimate the extraordinary impact that rural electrification had on Irish society. Yesterday, I announced an important milestone in what I believe is a project that, for scale and significance, matches rural electrification.
This project has, at its heart, a single, clear goal: to deliver high-speed broadband to every citizen and premises in Ireland.