SSE has called on the Irish government to pursue a green recovery, to create thousands of jobs and deliver net zero. In an letter to Irish minister for Climate Action, Communications Networks and Transport, Eamon Ryan T.D., the utility has outlined five key policy priorities to deliver a green recovery from COVID-19. The ‘greenprint’, as the company has labelled it, includes facilitating the deployment of 1GW of offshore wind. This could include SSE’s proposed phase 2 of Arklow Bank Wind Park in the Irish Sea, which it said would help the country meet its 5GW target by 2030.
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