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Lidl Ireland & Northern Ireland Remove Unrecyclable Black Plastic Packaging

Lidl confirmed today it is removing black plastic packaging from its entire fruit and vegetable range across all 195 Ireland and Northern Ireland stores before Christmas. The packaging, which cannot be recycled, will be scrapped from fresh fish products by

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Solar AdTek partners with Iarnród Éireann

Solar AdTek partners with Iarnród Éireann and Commuter Advertising Network to create significant energy savings Solar AdTek, the leading developer and supplier of innovative solar powered and LED lighting systems for outdoor advertising, has completed an upgrade of the lighting

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Offaly energy project to deliver climate-friendly electricity grid

State of the art technology is necessary to strengthen grid efficiency and ensure renewable energy targets are met, Commissioner Phil Hogan said at the launch of the Trial Phase of a new hybrid flywheel energy project in Rhode on Wednesday

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SEAI EXEED system maximises energy savings

Johnson and Johnson VisionCare have completed building a new gym and medical centre with support from the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) and it’s EXEED (Excellence in Energy Efficient Design) certification programme. This has resulted in the new facility

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Dún Laoghaire Marina awarded EcoMerit Environmental Certification

Dún Laoghaire Marina, Ireland’s largest coastal marina, has been awarded EcoMerit Environmental Certification in recognition of the work it does in striving for continuous environmental improvement in line with the requirements of the EcoMerit Programme. The Certificate is valid for

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enet awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification

enet, Ireland’s largest wholesale network operator, is delighted to announce that it has been awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification. Demonstrating its  commitment to being at the forefront of best practice  in the telecommunications sector, enet is among the first companies in

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Over 400 LEDVANCE Panel LED 600 have been installed to meet the high lighting demands throughout Dublin’s Connolly Hospital and provide a 70% energy saving. Dublin, 23 July 2018. The Connolly Hospital Electrical Team turned to LEDVANCE to replace over

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Train engines to get the Rolls Royce treatment

Train engines to get the Rolls Royce treatment New gear transmissions trial targets 19% fuel & emission savings, with potential to reduce annual fuel bill by almost €3 million Iarnród Éireann has awarded a contract to Rolls-Royce to retrofit new

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Agri Event Set to Showcase Sustainable Technologies

Energy Now Expo Ireland returns to Kilkenny this October TAKING place on the 24th and 25th October 2018, the second Energy Now Expo Ireland is returning to Kilkenny following the huge success of the inaugural event last year. Set to

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Veolia to deliver first Carbon Energy Fund Ireland contract to Dublin’s major hospital

Mater Misericordiae University Hospital targets €26m in guaranteed savings. Global resource management company Veolia, working through its specialist energy performance team, has been awarded the first Carbon Energy Fund Ireland, CEFI, contract for a hospital in Ireland. The 15 year

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