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Irish biomass plans for peat power stations “pose serious threat to our forests” US environmental groups warn
US conservation and environmental justice organisations submitted an Open Letter to Irish Government demanding closure, not conversion of peat plants.
An Open Letter by 33 conservation and environmental justice organisations in the USA has today been sent to the Irish government, ESB and Bord na Móna, opposing large-scale biomass burning in Ireland’s three peat power stations as a serious threat to southern US forests.
The groups state that both peat and biomass burning are... Read full article.