The eagerly awaited "Climate Action Plan 2019" (the Plan) was published by the Government on 17 June 2019.
The aim is to make Ireland a world leader in responding to climate change. The Plan is ambitious, affecting almost every sector of the economy. The key difference however, between this Plan and previous ones is that it creates new governance structures necessary to implement the far reaching changes.
The Plan focuses on the energy, transport, waste and agriculture sectors and on buildings.
Our briefing note focuses on the key provisions of the Plan for the energy sector, which is available here: