Written Answers - Semi-State Bodies.

Tuesday, 12 May 2009

Dáil Eireann Debate
Vol. 682 No. 2

First Page Previous Page Page of 298 Next Page Last Page

  367.  Deputy Eamon Scanlon  Information on Eamon Scanlon  Zoom on Eamon Scanlon   asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources  Information on Eamon Ryan  Zoom on Eamon Ryan   his plans, in view of the introduction of smart metering by the ESB which is due to be completed by 2013, he has for the 350 approximately meter readers, some of whom have 30 to 40 years service, and who have no recourse to social welfare benefits, pensions, redundancy or other social welfare benefits; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18671/09]

Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources (Deputy Eamon Ryan): Information on Eamon Ryan  Zoom on Eamon Ryan  The employment of meter readers and potential future arrangements arising from the introduction of smart metering are day-to-day operational matters for the Board and Management of ESB, as regulated by the Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) and not ones in which I have a function.


Last Updated: 07/10/2010 14:11:25 First Page Previous Page Page of 298 Next Page Last Page