Clare’s Green Party Senator insists the Government’s retrofitting programme is fit for purpose.
It follows criticism from Ireland South MEP Seán Kelly that we won’t meet our carbon emissions targets under the current system.
Green Party Senator from Inagh Róisín Garvey is standing firm that the €320m grant scheme for home retrofitting works announced in February is extremely popular.
Senator Garvey says that the government are also moving towards offering low interest ‘green loans’ to help people fund such works by the end of the year.
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