Interconnector

Irish MEP to vote against Green PCI list objection

Irish MEP to vote against Green PCI list objection

MEP for Ireland South Seán Kelly has confirmed that he will vote against an objection tabled by the European Greens...

February 12, 2020

Interconnector proposals to advance once planning process completed in Northern Ireland

Interconnector proposals to advance once planning process completed in Northern Ireland

The construction of the North South Interconnector – and all related procurement activities – is an operational matter for EirGrid...

July 25, 2019

North-South Interconnector: Delays as planning decisions judicially reviewed

North-South Interconnector: Delays as planning decisions judicially reviewed

EirGrid indicated this morning (Wednesday, January 30) that a planning decision by An Bord Pleanala in relation to the North-South...

January 30, 2019

Hogan urges action on sub-sea interconnector as Brexit looms

Hogan urges action on sub-sea interconnector as Brexit looms

The EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Phil Hogan, has called for “urgent action” on plans for a €1...

December 7, 2018

EirGrid interconnector pylon calculations ‘obsolete’

EirGrid interconnector pylon calculations ‘obsolete’

Landowners cannot be coerced into having pylons and the associated interconnector works involved on their land, according to the deputy...

February 22, 2018

North-South inter-connector given green light for preparatory work

North-South inter-connector given green light for preparatory work

The High Court has granted Eirgrid’s application to vary a stay, which had prevented it doing planning compliance works for...

May 15, 2017

Underground North-South Interconnector ‘may be the cheapest option’

Underground North-South Interconnector ‘may be the cheapest option’

Members of the North East Pylon Group (NEPP) are claiming that it will be cheaper to put the North-South Interconnector...

January 21, 2017