What’s good for the planet is good for the bottom line
Oisin Coghlan, Friends of the Earth; Marian Troy, SSE; and Conor Minogue, Ibec, on climate change as an election issue and the future of Ireland’s energy. Also, Hewlett Packard Enterprise's Chief Sustainability Officer Christopher Wellise on why sustainability is great for the bottom line. Topics covered include: Is climate change really such a big issue on the doorsteps? Why Ireland has fallen so short of its climate change commitments; How planning and funding need to support renewable energy infrastructure; Why investment capital follows sustainability; Is the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment short-staffed?