Any privatisation of ESB will be a disaster – Pearse Doherty

first_imgNews By News Highland – September 21, 2011 Facebook WhatsApp Pinterest Pinterest WhatsApp Twitter Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Google+ Twitter Facebookcenter_img Previous articleDonegal County Council may hold the Key for Senator Norris’s Aras bidNext articleMissing tourist found alive after four day search News Highland The Minister for Energy and Natural Resources Pat Rabbitte has said he expects the sale of a minority stake in ESB to take place next year.Speaking in the Dail last night, Minister Rabbitte said an expert group would report back in November on how best to proceed with the transaction.Sinn Fein hit back at the Minister, accusing the Labour Party of doing a U-turn and capitulating to demands from Fine Gael – backed by pressure from the EU and IMF.The Party’s Finance Spokesperson Pearse Doherty described the part privatisation of ESB as bad energy and economic policy that would be detrimental to Irish consumers, taxpayers and workers:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/pearse.mp3[/podcast] RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Any privatisation of ESB will be a disaster – Pearse Doherty Google+ Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img

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