Fatal explosion shows ‘insanity’ of incinerator’s planned location

A fatal explosion at an Indaver waste plant in Belgium highlights the “insanity” of the company’s proposed incinerator being located close to a bus stop used by college students in Cork harbour, opponents said last night.

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Campaigners against Ringaskiddy incinerator to hold protest during Royal visit

Campaigners against a proposed waste incinerator in Cork are to use the Royal visit to hold a protest.

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Readers' Blog: TDs must ask questions of planning board

It is important to realise that whereas An Bord Planála is independent it is not unaccountable.

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Our failing system must be remade - Questions on planning process

When the incinerator proposed for Cork Harbour in 2001 was granted planning permission by An Bord Pleanála (ABP) last week it raised many questions, some deeply troubling, about the transparency of our planning process.

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Latest: Plans for €160m Ringaskiddy waste incinerator 'a kick in the teeth for the people of Cork'

Controversial plans to build a waste-to-energy incinerator in Ringaskiddy have been met with ''anger and frustration'' today.

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