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Customer will foot the bill for ESB/Bord Gais plans for 'bling' rebranding

Posted on October 13, 2010

Last night Deputy Liz McManus proposed our motion seeking measures to tackle fuel poverty during Private Members' Motions in the Dáil.

The Government has promised action on fuel poverty but they have not delivered, Deputy McManus told the House.

"It has been estimated that around 60,000 Irish households live in persistent fuel poverty and a further 160,000 or so experience intermittent fuel poverty," she said.

Deputy McManus also questioned plans for the €80m rebranding of Bord Gais and ESB as customers are struggling to pay their bills.

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Permanent link | Comments | Categories: Marine & Natural ResourcesEnergyLiz McManus

Forum on Universal Health Insurance

Posted on January 24, 2008

Deputy Jan O'Sullivan - Spokesperson on Health
Spokesperson on Health

Over the next couple of weeks we will be hosting two public forums, one to be held this weekend entitled 'Universal Health Insurance' and the next on February 9th entitled 'Unite 4 our planet' which asks if an integrated approach can help tackle climate change (more on that later in this post).

This weekend's forum will be chaired by our Health Spokesperson Deputy Jan O'Sullivan in Dublin's Mansion House beginning at 10.30am and finishing up at 1.30pm.

The forum will be of particular relevance to anybody with an interest in or involved with the health services.

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Permanent link | Comments | Categories: AgricultureEnvironmentHealthMarine & Natural ResourcesTransportJan O SullivanLiz McManusTommy BroughanJoanna TuffySean Sherlock

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