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Wind Farm Owners ‘Crippled’ By Commercial Rates – Valuation Office is to blame

Wind Farm Owners ‘Crippled’ By Commercial Rates – Valuation Office is to blame

https://bizplus.ie/wind-farm-owners-crippled-by-commercial-rates/ [caption id="attachment_1856" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mark Foley, CEO, EirGrid and Grattan Healy, chairman, Irish Wind Farmers' Association. Photo: Jeff Harvey[/caption] Chairman Grattan Healy said: “Following the 2001 Valuation Act, the Valuation Office set about a revaluation of all rateable properties in Ireland. Up to that time, wind […]
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Agriland.ie ‘Wind energy sector rates could reach €60 million by 2030’ – IWFA

Agriland.ie ‘Wind energy sector rates could reach €60 million by 2030’ – IWFA

https://www.agriland.ie/farming-news/wind-energy-sector-rates-could-reach-e60-million-by-2030-iwfa/  Irish Wind Farmers’ Association (IWFA) chairman Grattan Healy has said the sector is being crippled by rates and wind farmers are being over-charged by as much as €8 million a year. Healy was speaking at the organisation’s annual workshop which is taking place in Killenard, Co. […]
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Agriland.ie ‘We are living in extraordinary times’ – EirGrid chief

Agriland.ie ‘We are living in extraordinary times’ – EirGrid chief

https://www.agriland.ie/farming-news/we-are-living-in-extraordinary-times-eirgrid-chief/  [caption id="attachment_1844" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mark Foley, CEO, EirGrid and Grattan Healy, chairman, Irish Wind Farmers' Association. Photo: Jeff Harvey[/caption] EirGrid CEO Mark Foley has indicated that Ireland is currently witnessing one of the greatest climate change movements of this century and, that, what has happened here […]
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