News and Events Latest News and Press Releases An Taisce's former Energy Officer An Taisce currently have no Energy Officer. The 3 year contract for Elizabeth Muldowney, our former Energy Officer ended in late September this year. Elizabeth Muldowney has informed us that she was not employed by anybody else, whilst in the employ of An Taisce. An Taisce is still calling for a ban on Fracking until it can be shown that Fracking is environmentally, socially & economically sustainable. An Taisce made this call to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht in September this year.