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Council commits to €183,000,000 spend on services in the county

At its Budget meeting today, the elected members of Dún Laoghaire Rathdown Co Council adopted Budget 2019, signalling expenditure of €183.8m, compared to €176.8 in 2018.  This budget marks the increased buoyancy and upturn in the market, with no increase

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Irish-owned Solar AdTek signs agreement with Dubai-based Poweregion

Solar AdTek, which develops solar powered and LED lighting systems for outdoor advertising, has entered an agreement with Dubai-based Poweregion to bring its technology and expertise in solar lighting systems to a wider market. Poweregion’s customers are based in the

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Erda Energy celebrates 28,000th tonne of carbon saved by replacing gas heating; calls for electrification of heat

The company has estimated that its geo-exchange technology has delivered over 166 GWh of space heating and hot water over a period of seven years. Erda Energy, the clean energy solutions company specialising in geo-exchange technology, estimates that its technology

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Rural Village in Ireland set to be taken over by ideas experts

Ideas Spread Through Mayo 6th Year of ‘MindMesh’ festival of Ideas in Cong 100 speakers, 7 events, 3 days, 8 different venues at #cong18 Earned entry call open The 6th annual CongRegation ‘Mind Mesh’ in Cong Village from November 23rd

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Dublin City Council planning €40m district heating scheme

  Plans for a €40 million district heating system run on hot water supplied from the Poolbeg incinerator are being advanced by Dublin City Council. Council chief executive Owen Keegan said about 50,000 homes could be heated using water heated

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Gurteen College takes home top prize at SEAI Energy Awards Eirgrid and the Aran Islands Community Energy Cooperative among the award-winning energy efficient organisations Entrants deliver combined energy savings of €38 million Funded by the Government of Ireland, the Sustainable

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Virgin Media Business announces major partnership deal with INNOVATE – the IT solutions people

Virgin Media Business today announced a strategic link up with Irish company INNOVATE, a leading managed IT and Cloud service provider, to provide complete ICT solutions for their business customers to bring them beyond connectivity to digital transformation. The deal

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World Firsts for Irish Glass Recycling Company as Glassco opens new state-of-the-art €2 million facility in Naas

Glassco Recycling, Ireland’s largest glass recycling company, has made a significant investment and opened the world’s first recycling plant in Naas dedicated to recycling non-transparent glass waste. Glassco Recycling has invested €2 million in opening the new facility which will

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TCS Recognized Among Sustainability Leaders in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

Tata Consultancy Services Listed in the Prestigious Global Sustainability Index for the Sixth Consecutive Year Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a leading IT services, consulting, and business solutions organization, has been listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, for the

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Viridian Solar Expands Network into Norway

ENCO AS appointed as exclusive distributor   Hot on the heels of revealing that its Clearline fusion integrated solar roofing system is the first to be certified to Scandinavian fire tests the company has announced the appointment of ENCO AS

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