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Naughten, Denis

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


National Broadband Plan Implementation

Was asked: the date for the roll-out of high speed broadband for a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

The Government's National Broadband Plan (NBP) aims to ensure high speed broadband access (minimum 30 megabits per second) to all premises in Ireland, regardless of location.  The NBP has been a ca...More Button

Energy Efficiency

Was asked: the reason for the delay in a company (details supplied) receiving approval from SEAI; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

The Accelerated Capital Allowance (ACA) scheme is a tax incentive to encourage companies to invest in energy efficient equipment. The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) administers the ...More Button

The Register contains energy efficient equipment listed under ten broad categories and 52 associated classes of technology. The Register sets minimum criteria that products are required to meet t...More Button

I have enquired with SEAI and I understand that the Deputy is referring to a request for approval to have a product included on the "Triple E" Register. I understand that the product in question ...More Button

SEAI has a robust assessment process in place for adding new technologies and criteria to the Register, which would then need to be updated through Statutory Instrument.  SEAI is currently review...More Button

It is my understanding that SEAI will revert to the company shortly with a series of queries to be addressed.  Whether, and over what timescale, it might be possible to make provision for inclusi...More Button

Departmental Contracts Data

Was asked: the number of times his Department has engaged polling companies and-or Irish market researchers to conduct research on its behalf in each of the past two years; the names of such companies; the co...More Button

My Department has engaged the services of an Irish market research company to conduct research on two occasions during the period in question, the details of which are set out in the following tabl...More Button