Thursday, 11 July 2019

Questions (234)

Jack Chambers

Question:

234. Deputy Jack Chambers asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform if the review of selection criteria for Project Ireland 2040 funds has commenced to ensure low-carbon investments are prioritised for funding; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [30833/19]

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Written answers (Question to Public)

The selection criteria for the Project Ireland Funds are a matter for the four Departments running the Project Ireland 2040 competitive funds, namely: 

- the Minister for Business, Enterprise & Innovation for the Disruptive Technologies Fund, 

- the Minister for Communications, Climate Action & the Environment for the Climate Action Fund, 

- the Minister for Rural & Community Development for the Rural Regeneration & Development Fund, and

- the Minister for Housing, Planning  & Local Government for the Urban Regeneration & Development Fund.