"We must start planning for being an island of 10 million including bringing people in as refugees in scale, not just 200 people but a larger number and managing it " Irish Energy Blog: Green Party wants to double population of Ireland
This is the Eamon Ryan that talks about sustainable development goals. If renewable energy is to be the energy of the future then it would make sense to move people to the greatest solar resources rather than away from solar resource to 53° North.
The latte drinking, lettuce eating, third level educated women of Ireland are not going to breed us to 10 million any time soon, and Eamon knows that. The additional 5 million can only come from Immigration driven by Refugee Imports.