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Open Day in Gurteen College will Highlight Potential for Energy in Agriculture

A major open day, Energy in Agriculture 2017 will take place at Gurteen College, Ballingarry, Roscrea on Tuesday, 22nd August. This FREE event will feature talks on all aspects of energy use and generation on fa00rm, practical demonstrations and sixty

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Project NOVICE to develop new business model to unlock energy efficiency investments and savings throughout building renovation.

The International Energy Research Centre, hosted in Tyndall National Institute, Cork, has been successfully selected by the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 initiative to coordinate a €2million energy research contract for research into the development of new business models in energy

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Energy in Agriculture Event Launched

The ‘Energy in Agriculture 2017’ event, which will take place on Tuesday, 22 August at Gurteen College, Co. Tipperary, was launched today by Denis Naughten TD, Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment. ‘Energy in Agriculture 2017’ is being organised

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Edina Group announces new website launch

Edina, a leading supplier, installer and maintenance provider for combined heat and power (CHP), gas, and diesel generation solutions, announced today the launch of its newly redesigned website. The new Edina website ( offers quick and easy access to essential

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Wicklow council approves solar energy farm on 27 hectares

Plans for a major solar energy farm on a 27-hectare site in Co Wicklow have been approved by Wicklow County Council. The permission comes as the Government is preparing a new renewable energy support scheme scheduled to be operational by

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Planning permission granted for Offaly solar farm

Offaly County Council just last week granted planning permission for a solar farm near Tullamore. Elgin Energy got the go-ahead – with 13 conditions attached – for the 8.4MVA (mega volt-amperes) project proposed for a single site, comprised of just

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EirGrid leads the way in planning for Ireland’s energy future

EirGrid has unveiled “Tomorrow’s Energy Scenarios 2017 – Planning our Energy Future”. This is a series of scenarios that will help EirGrid to efficiently develop the electricity grid while taking into account uncertainties regarding future demand for, and technology used

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SEAI invests €1million in innovative projects

25 energy research, development and demonstration projects funded to date in 2017 Third level institutions, community enterprises and SMEs among recipients of funding Projects aimed at providing data and solutions for next generation energy The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland

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Bioenergy Future Ireland 2018 Launched

The IrBEA National Bioenergy Conference is an event driven by the need for sustainability, growth and development within the Irish Bioenergy industry. This sector of the Irish Green Bioeconomy merits a symposium which recognises leadership and operational excellence in Irish

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SEAI says backing sustainable energy will improve lives

SEAI says backing sustainable energy will improve lives, meet environmental challenges and protect jobs  New five year strategy launched for key state agency   13 July 2017: Ireland faces significant challenges ahead and only the improved delivery of sustainable energy solutions

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