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Lidl today named Irelands top retailer for CSR and announces ambitious new plastic reduction targets

Fresh from being named Irelands top retailer for corporate social responsibility, Lidl today announces new commitments aimed at reducing plastic waste. The company has set ambitious targets around increasing the amount of recycled materials used within its own-brand packaging, with

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Energy Assets Appoints Colin Lynch to Lead Executive Team

Colin Lynch has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of  Energy Assets Group , one of Britain’s leading independent metering services and utility construction and asset management companies. He takes over the role from Phil Bellamy-Lee, who remains a Group Director

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BURREN SMOKEHOUSE RECOGNISED FOR SUSTAINABLE SOURCING AND PRACTICES AT ANNUAL GREEN AWARDS

The Burren Smokehouse in Co. Clare has been recognised as ‘Green Seafood Business of the Year’ at the annual Green Awards that took place in Dublin last night. The company run by the dynamic Birgitta and Peter Curtin is renowned

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McCann FitzGerald announces Brendan Slattery to head its Environmental and Planning Group

Premier Irish law firm, McCann FitzGerald today announced that, effective 1 May, Brendan Slattery will join the firm as a partner to head its Environmental and Planning group. Brendan brings with him almost twenty years’ experience in the areas of

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Don’t Miss Ireland’s Biggest Free Event for Facilities Management Professionals

Facilities Management Ireland convenes over 1500 industry professionals on March 6-7 Dublin: Free to attend on March 6th and 7th at the RDS, Ballsbridge, Facilities Management Ireland brings together over 1500 industry professionals working in facilities management, health and safety,

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Energia driving better value on energy costs for M50 Concession

Operator of the M50 motorway, M50 Concession Ltd, has renewed a major 1.9GWh electricity supply contract with leading energy provider Energia. The deal, worth €250,000 annually, will see Energia supply power for the M50 motorway’s road lighting. M50 Concession Ltd

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The City Bin Co. cleans up with savings from Energia dual fuel deal

Competitive energy provider Energia has signed a new dual fuel electricity and gas supply deal with award-winning waste management company The City Bin Co. The two-year deal will see Energia supply over 180,000 KWh of electricity and 18,000 KWh of

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Safer drinking water for all Europeans

Revised European legislation proposed by the European Commission today will improve the quality of drinking water and access to it as well as provide better information to citizens. Today’s legislative proposal aims to guarantee citizens’ rights and thereby responds to

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SEAI TO INVEST €2.5 MILLION IN RD&D SOLUTIONS FOR NEXT GENERATION ENERGY

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) today announced a research fund of over €2.5 million to support cutting-edge research, development and demonstration energy projects in 2018. The Research, Development and Demonstration (RD&D) Funding Programme aims to develop new energy

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Lidl Ireland Commits to Reduce Food Waste as Part of National Food Waste Forum

Lidl Ireland Managing Director J.P. Scally, along with the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Denis Naughten, has signed the Food Waste Forum Charter as part of the Retail Action Group for Food Waste. This charter sees Lidl commit

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