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IBEC welcomes move to deregulate energy market
IBEC welcomed the CER's decision to deregulate the retail electricity market, but warned that a regime of monitoring and remedies is quired to protect business consumers...
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Telecoms industry estimates a potential cost of €2.5bn to build NGA infrastructure
TIF, the IBEC group that represents the telecoms industry, launched a report on Next Generation Access (NGA) networks and the challenges associated with providing this critical infrastructure...
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Proposed waste levies to increase costs for business
A new draft bill proposes an increase the landfill levy to €120 per tonne and the introduction of an incineration levy.
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IBEC welcomes innovation taskforce report
A number of recommendations are very positive for the business community and will help companies increase their R&D expenditures...
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Reminder - new food waste regulations coming into force
The majority of the obligations for producers under new regulations on source segregation of commercial food waste come into force on 1 July 2010.
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