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Energy Efficiency Scheme A Welcome Development-Troy

Fianna Fáil TD Robert Troy has welcomed the announcement of  a new energy efficiency support scheme on a pilot basis targeted at people in receipt of the Government’s Turf Cutting Compensation Scheme. A number of bogs have been identified to benefit from the scheme including Carnpark and Crosswood bogs in the Athlone area.  The grant will offer 50% financial support to families who want to invest in energy efficiency improvements that would bring their home up to a Building Energy Rating of an A3. In practical...
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FF to bring forward measures to improve safety for cyclists – Troy

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Tourism and Sport Robert Troy TD has committed to bringing forward legislation aimed at improving road safety for cyclists. Deputy Troy made the commitment after attending the Stop Killing Cyclists vigil which was held outside Leinster House yesterday evening. Deputy Troy said, “Cyclists face a number of dangers on our roads as they have to contend with cars, buses and trams. They are vulnerable road users and a small collision with a moving vehicle can have fatal consequences. “14 cyclists have already lost their lives on Irish roads so far this year. This is...
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