Ireland Prioritizes Energy Projects As Brexit Looms

Ireland’s Energy Minister told reporters last week that ending the country’s dependence on Britain for virtually all of its energy needs had become a national priority as the technical negotiations regarding Brexit unfold. A power cable that connects Ireland to France and a liquefied natural gas terminal have been given new importance, Minister Denis Naughten told Reuters on Friday. “It has become a bigger priority for everyone on foot of Brexit…because we are so dependent on imports of energy, we need to have options available to…