Tuesday 20 March 2018

ESB hike is last thing we need

IT IS so heartening to see the Government and its ministers doing so much to get the country back on its feet.

Our bright-spark Green minister Eamon Ryan has given the green light for a levy on consumers' electricity bills to fund green energy for the future.

Forget about the green energy for the moment, Mr Ryan, and concentrate on the fact that business owners, the hotel industry and ordinary householders are struggling to keep their homes and businesses afloat. They need prices to come down, not go up.

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