Eirgrid Chairman designate: I wouldn't like to live close to a pylon

The Chairman designate of Eirgrid has admitted he would not like to live near an electricity pylon.

John O'Connor's come under fire from TDs across the political divide at an Oireachtas committee today.

Fianna Fáil said they won't support his nomination, while Fine Gael TD Paudie Coffey said he questions his judgement in the past and now.

Then Mr O'Connor made this admission to Fine Gael's Patrick O'Donovan.

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