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Irish economic confidence remains high amid Brexit deal hopes, finds Global Economic Conditions Survey

Economic confidence in Ireland fell slightly in the last quarter of 2017 but remains high by recent standards as fears of a hard Brexit reduced, according to a global survey of accountants. According to the latest Global Economic Conditions Survey

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Over 430 Representatives from across Public Sector Gather to Progress Energy Saving Strategies

€133 million in savings achieved last year 22 public bodies now certified to international standard on energy management 17 January 2018 – Over 430 representatives from public bodies and government departments today attended the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI)

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Dell turns e-waste into new treasures with industry-first gold recycling programme

Dell launches industry-first pilot to use recycled gold from used electronics in new computer motherboards, which will ship in the award-winning Latitude 5285 2-in-1s Dell announces industry first pilot to reuse gold from e-waste in millions of new motherboards including

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Connected Energy, an innovator in site-integrated energy storage solutions, today announced it had secured £3 million investment from Macquarie Group and ENGIE.

The investment provides Connected Energy with working capital to realise ambitious growth plans in the UK and Europe. Connected Energy has developed the world’s only commercially available stationary energy storage system that uses electric vehicle battery packs after they have

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Dell turns e-waste into new treasures with industry-first gold recycling programme

Dell launches industry-first pilot to use recycled gold from used electronics in new computer motherboards, which will ship in the award-winning Latitude 5285 2-in-1s Dell announces industry first pilot to reuse gold from e-waste in millions of new motherboards including

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There’s always a better way… FM Ireland, 6 -7 March 2018, RDS Dublin

There’s always a better way… FM Ireland, 6 -7  March 2018, RDS Dublin Product – People – Practices   Facilities Management Ireland (FM Ireland), 6 – 7  March 2017, RDS, Dublin is a unique opportunity for all those involved and

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Electric vehicles for construction, agriculture and mining will be a $87 billion market in 2028

Electric vehicles for construction, agriculture and mining will be a $87 billion market in 2028. Komatsu, John Deere, Caterpillar, and others manufacture the big vehicles – mainly hybrid – while other manufacturers offer smaller, pure-electric versions. Pure electric is a

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VERDE LED is first Irish lighting manufacturer to receive Carbon Trust accreditation

Leading Irish manufacturer of commercial energy saving LED lighting solutions, VERDE LED has become the first, and only, Irish Lighting manufacturer to receive Carbon Trust accreditation from the UK. The Carbon Trust Accredited Supplier scheme is the UK’s market-leading scheme

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GoCar welcomes inclusion of car-sharing in Draft Design Standards for New Apartments

GoCar has today welcomed the Department Of Housing’s inclusion of car-sharing schemes as part of the solution to delivering sustainable car-free developments. With Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy identifying a removal of the need for parking in today’s new draft guidelines

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Ireland’s Bioenergy Day – From 18TH December We Rely Solely on Bioenergy to Meet Our Energy Demand.

Bioenergy is Europe’s leading renewable energy source. According to Eurostat data and calculations by the European Biomass Association (AEBIOM), bioenergy will account for 11% of the final energy consumption in the EU-28 this year. Other renewable energy sources, like hydropower,

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