Kerry TD claims new Climate Action Plan has frightened rural Ireland

A Kerry TD has claimed the new Climate Action Plan has frightened the daylights out of rural Ireland.

Danny Healy-Rae has told the Dáil that Ireland can’t make a serious difference to worldwide climate change.

The new plan contains more than 180 actions aimed at reducing emissions.

Deputy Danny Healy Rae isn’t happy about plans to reduce the number of petrol and diesel cars on the road: