Lessons must be learned from Meenbog, says Green Party Leader

 

The Green party leader believes any work proposed for windfarm development on bogland in Donegal should be suspended unless it is certain such work would not cause peat slippage.

An investigation is ongoing as it relates to bog slippage at a wind farm site at Meenbog with work on the development currently suspended until its cause is determined.

Minister Eamon Ryan says the Government priority is protecting our bogs and any proposed work that could prove damaging to them should be stopped: