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#Sectoral Ceilings

# sectoral-ceilings - This year 2022

Any sector could be asked to cut emissions further to absorb unallocated reductions - minister
# Sectoral Ceilings
# Sectoral Ceilings

Any sector could be asked to cut emissions further to absorb unallocated reductions - minister

Sep 13th 2022, 4:22 PM 11,716 Views 20 Comments

No sector has yet been responsible for a total of 5.25 megatonnes of emissions.

Crunch time for coalition as agriculture emissions divide parties ahead of Cabinet
# Hitting The Ceiling
# Hitting The Ceiling

Crunch time for coalition as agriculture emissions divide parties ahead of Cabinet

Updated Jul 25th 2022, 7:02 PM 21,195 Views 80 Comments

Cabinet ministers may approve sectoral targets for reducing emissions on Wednesday – but only if a dispute over agriculture can be resolved.

Agriculture Minister hopes sectoral emissions targets will be agreed by Wednesday
# Climate
# Climate

Agriculture Minister hopes sectoral emissions targets will be agreed by Wednesday

Jul 24th 2022, 4:00 PM 8,618 Views 13 Comments

A pinch point in ongoing discussions to finalise the limits for individual sectors is how far agriculture – the largest emitter – must cut its emissions.

'Impossible' targets would undermine agri-sector's 'green image', McConalogue told Ryan
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

'Impossible' targets would undermine agri-sector's 'green image', McConalogue told Ryan

Updated Jul 20th 2022, 4:00 PM 17,482 Views 32 Comments

As the debate on farming’s emissions persists, officials from the departments of agriculture and climate came before an Oireachtas committee today.

Explainer: Here's how (and why) sectors are being told to cut their emissions
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

Explainer: Here's how (and why) sectors are being told to cut their emissions

Jul 20th 2022, 6:30 AM 13,840 Views 62 Comments

There’s been push and pull within government over the limits, especially in relation to agriculture.

Eamon Ryan says sectoral emissions limits to 'hopefully' be done by end of month
# Green Ceilings
# Green Ceilings

Eamon Ryan says sectoral emissions limits to 'hopefully' be done by end of month

Jul 17th 2022, 2:31 PM 19,152 Views 84 Comments

The targets were first outlined last November in the Climate Action Plan.

Emissions limits for sectors due to be signed off before Dáil summer recess
# Greenhouse Gases
# Greenhouse Gases

Emissions limits for sectors due to be signed off before Dáil summer recess

Jun 20th 2022, 1:59 PM 10,113 Views 16 Comments

The legally binding limits will set out the total emissions allowed from different sectors such as electricity and agriculture.

22% emissions reduction in agriculture 'challenging but achievable' - farmers' association
# Sectoral Ceilings
# Sectoral Ceilings

22% emissions reduction in agriculture 'challenging but achievable' - farmers' association

Jan 13th 2022, 4:30 PM 5,770 Views 11 Comments

The Climate Action Plan proposed that the agriculture sector reduces its emissions by 22% to 30% by 2030.