'Green Economy' to power economic future

The 'Green Economy' will drive Ireland's economic future, according to three quarters of the country's top engineers.

The 'Green Economy' will drive Ireland's economic future, according to three quarters of the country's top engineers.

Some 32% of those surveyed by Engineers Ireland say sustainable energy is the area where the profession can make the biggest contribution in the coming years.

With many engineers jobless due to the property crash, it is hoped the green sector will provide many of them employment opportunities.

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