The Limerick Clare Energy Agency (LCEA) was established in July 2005, and is an agent of Limerick City and County Council and Clare County Council.
A Draft Limerick City and Environs Green and Blue Infrastructure Strategy has been prepared to build on and assist the delivery of the ambitious vision for Limerick, set out in the newly adopted Limerick City and County Development Plan, to create a “Green City Region on the Shannon Estuary c
The then Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Alan Kelly, T.D., announced the publication of the Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Bill 2015.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPPC) defines adaptation as "any adjustment in natural or human systems, in response to actual or expected climatic stimuli, or their effects, which moderates harm or exploits beneficial opportunities".
Mitigation refers to the policies and practices necessary to reduce the rate of greenhouse gas emissions associated with all social & economic activity.