Eirgrid ditches Cork to Kildare overhead power line plan: Irish Examiner, 8 October 2015

Eirgrid has confirmed that the proposed overhead power line from Cork to Kildare will not go ahead.

An independent panel earlier said that the company is more likely to use a ‘Regional Model’.

This would involve the strengthening of the existing infrastructure.

The Grid Link programme has been the subject of intense public scrutiny in recent years over environmental and health fears.

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