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Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue T.D. has issued a call for proposals for Food Waste Reduction Initiatives.

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, and Minister of State, Joe O’Brien TD, have today (Friday, 27 January) announced the second tranche of successful applicants under the €10 million Community and Voluntary Energy Support Scheme (CVESS).

27 January 2023: Zero Vehicles Emissions Ireland (ZEVI), a dedicated office within the Department of Transport, and the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) today announced the winners of ZEVI’s EV Dealership of the Year Awards which is now in its second year. These awards recognise and reward excellence in the promotion and sales of electric vehicles (EV) in Ireland.

The new Civil Defence Bill 2023 and associated Explanatory Memorandum was today, 25th January 2023, published on the Houses of the Oireachtas website.

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue TD, today announced that 2023 Nitrates Derogation applications can now be submitted using the Department’s on-line portal, www.agfood.ie

Minister of State with responsibility for Company Regulation at the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Dara Calleary T.D., today held a webinar on the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD), which entered into force on January 5th, 2023. EU Member States now have 18 months in which to transpose the directive into law.

The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien TD, the Minister of State for Planning and Local Government, Kieran O’Donnell TD, and the Minister of State for Heritage and Electoral Reform Malcolm Noonan TD, have welcomed the publication today of the Draft Planning and Development Bill 2022.

The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien TD, has welcomed the new dwelling completions figures for Q4 2022, published by the CSO this morning, which showed 29,851 new dwellings were completed in 2022

 

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