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Dublin: 4,000 protest against Government wind energy policy

First reports out of Ireland are saying that up to 5,000 protestors marched in the streets of Dublin to protest the government’s wind and energy policies.  Well done Ireland!!!  We were with you in spirit! — DQ

4,000 protest against Government wind & energy policy

The march, which is began at the Garden of Remembrance, was due to end outside Leinster House.

The march is organised by Wind Aware Ireland, a new group combined of organisations against pylons and overhead power cables and those opposed to wind farms.

With increasing alarm over climate change in recent weeks, Ireland’s energy policy is under scrutiny like never before.

Also, with local elections around the corner the matter is of acute political significance in many parts of the country.  Read full article and see news video of event here…

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