Turbines must have community consultation – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said her party will work at all levels of government to help communities in Kerry fight the placement of wind turbines beside their homes. The Ireland South MEP was speaking after she joined TD Martin Ferris and local representative John Buckley for a meeting with…

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Cork factory must take heed of local concerns – Ní Riada

Sinn Féín MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called for an independent environmental report to be commissioned on a plastics factory in West Cork. The Ireland South MEP was speaking after An Bord Pleanala approved planning permission for a plastics factory near Skibbereen. “The national authorities and the company behind the…

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Government must act to slow plastic disaster – Ní Riada

Liadh Ní Riada and her Sinn Féin colleague Lynn Boylan have welcomed the European Parliament´s successful vote today on passing the EU Strategy on plastics. Both have been working with environmental NGOs and scientists in playing a front role in raising awareness and fighting against the widespread pollution of plastics.…

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