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Decarbonisation of heat: Erda Energy combine with Black Mountain to provide zero carbon heating and cooling solution for corporate clients

Erda Energy and Black Mountain combine to provide Zero Carbon Heating & Cooling Solution for corporate clients   First commercial deployment at scale of unique geo-exchange technology has seen a major retailer cut over 28,000 tonnes of carbon and save

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Details of Energy in Poultry Event Announced

The upcoming Energy in Poultry event will look at the various energy saving opportunities for farmers together with renewable energy deployment opportunities. The Energy in Poultry event, which is organised by Teagasc in association with IFAC, will take place on

Posted in Energy, Environmental, Featured News

New food collaboration aims to make plastic packaging more sustainable

  Nine of Ireland’s leading agricultural processing and food businesses have come together to make the plastic packaging in their respective supply chains more sustainable. Plastics Action Alliance is the new collaboration that includes market leaders from Ireland’s beef, poultry,

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Gove shows renewed commitment to environment brief

Michael Gove delivered a detailed and passionate lecture tonight on the UK Government’s commitment to tackling climate change. Asked about his commitment to the brief he said, “half an hour is now a long time in politics… but I am

Posted in Emissions, Environmental, Featured News

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

Posted in Energy, Featured News, Waste Management


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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