Griffin, Brendan

Wednesday, 10 December 1980

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 325 Nbr. 5


Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Industrial Expansion.

asked the Minister for Industry, Commerce and Tourism the plans he has for further industrial expansion in (i) Clonmel, (ii) Carrick-on-Suir, (iii) Tipperary town, (iv) Cahir, (v) Cashel, and (vi) ...More Button

Is the Minister aware of the unprecedented number of unemployed in these towns? I refer specifically to Carrick-on-Suir and Cashel where there are two advance factories erected for a considerable ...More Button

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Electricity Cost.

asked the Minister for Industry, Commerce and Tourism the cost of a unit of electricity in mid-June 1973 and on 24 November 1980.More Button

The question submitted by me has been altered. The purpose of submitting the question was to elicit from the Minister the increase in the cost of a unit of domestic electricity. When the tenants ...More Button

This is an attempt to bring home to this Minister and other Ministers, for whom I have other questions down relating to this particular estate——More Button

The Minister informed me that in June 1973 the cost of a unit of electricity was .95p and now it is over 5p per unit, an increase of well over 500 per cent.More Button

I was giving the Minister the background to the question. What does the Minister intend to do about this ever-spiralling increase in the cost of one unit of domestic electricity?More Button