Wednesday 25 July 2012

Rush group says power cables a health risk

A NORTH Co Dublin coastal community group is suing Eirgrid in a row over cables for an east-west electricity interconnector going through the town of Rush. Rush Community Council Ltd has brought proceedings arising from concerns about an association between a certain type of electro-magnetic field generated by high-voltage power cables and childhood leukaemia. The group alleges the interconnector will be operated in a manner not in compliance with planning permission.

Read the article @ The Irish Times

Posted by bps planning consultants

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