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Priva welcomes leadership from CIBSE on re-occupation of buildings

The publication of clear guidance from the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) on the measures that must be taken prior to the re-occupation of buildings, will give building owners a clear roadmap for the months ahead – says Priva

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Atkins working with Environment Agency to restore UK rivers and wetlands, and support natural flood management

Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has been appointed to the Environment Agency’s third Ecological Services Framework, also known as EcoSF3. On EcoSF3, Atkins will support the delivery of river restoration; wetland management and restoration; natural flood management; geomorphological

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People urged to conserve water in light of increased demand due to Covid-19

Irish Water is appealing to people to conserve water when they can following a significant upsurge in usage since the imposition of Covid-19 restrictions. It said treatment plants are already working to their maximum capacity. Irish Water said domestic metering data shows

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Lidl Ireland Introduces Plant-Based Milk Carton to Own-Brand Range Saving 160 Tonnes of CO2 Equivalents Annually

Lidl Ireland, together with Connacht-based supplier Aurivo Co-operative, has announced the introduction of plant-based milk cartons to their Coolree Creamery own-brand range. The new cartons will save 160 tonnes of CO2 equivalents annually and have a 31% lower carbon footprint

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Innovators with Low Carbon Interoperable Energy Solutions wanted for West Midlands challenge

Energy Systems Catapult is launching an Innovator Challenge call for SMEs developing Low Carbon Interoperable Energy Solutions in collaboration with Climate-KIC and supported by Energy Capital – part of the West Midlands Combined Authority. Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) developing

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Bord Gáis Energy Index Down 6% In April

The Bord Gáis Energy Index fell 6% in April following another tumultuous month in global energy markets as restrictions to combat the spread of Covid-19 continued to impact economic activity and energy demand. After falling over 50% in March, oil

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CO2 emissions from energy use down almost 4% in 2019

06 May 2020: The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) today released data which shows that CO2 emissions from all energy use fell 3.9% in 2019, equivalent to 1.5 million tonnes of CO₂. This marks the biggest annual reduction in

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Veolia to optimise energy for one of the biggest acute hospital Trusts

Specialist energy teams from Veolia have now extended the services they provide to United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust (ULHT), one of the biggest acute hospital trusts in England. With the aim of lowering costs and cutting carbon emissions across three

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SPE International Oilfield Scale Conference and Exhibition Goes Virtual!

SPE International Oilfield Scale Conference and Exhibition, scheduled to be held in Aberdeen from 24–25 June, is to move from a face-to-face event to a 3-day virtual conference and exhibition. Due to the ongoing global public health concerns related to

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AVT Reliability® introduces Machine Sentry® Gateway

Plant Reliability specialist AVT Reliability® has enhanced its Machine Sentry® suite of cloud-based condition monitoring tools with the launch of its long range, low energy Bluetooth® router, Gateway.pppppppppppppppppppppp Easy to install and simple to use, Machine Sentry Gateway removes the

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