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The Leading Supplier of Irish Blue Cheese to the Hospitality & Grocer Retail Sectors Irish energy supplier Vayu Energy has signed a renewable electricity deal with Cashel Farmhouse Cheesemakers, one of Ireland’s most successful producers of handmade cheeses. Valued at

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Energy Saving Solutions for Your Business at SEAI’s Energy Show

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s (SEAI) Energy Show 2016 takes place at the RDS, Dublin on Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th of April. This annual two-day business event, which last year saw up to 200 companies exhibit their energy

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Company Woodstown Bay Shellfish Ltd. Ireland’s Finest Oysters

Company Woodstown Bay Shellfish Ltd Sector Shellfish Chief products Pacific Oysters Sustainability headlines Energy consumption to be reduced by 5% year-on-year up to 2018.  Amount of waste sent to landfill to be reduced by 10% by 2018.  Stretch

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The EPA welcomes publication of Central Statistics Office data on environmental attitudes

The EPA welcomed the publication on the 15th of March, by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), of the results of the Quarterly National Household Survey module on Household Environmental Behaviours. Commenting on the results Mr. Dara Lynott, Director, EPA Office of

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Commission invests nearly €31 million for quicker market access of 15 innovative projects

The European Commission is awarding €30.5 million to 15 innovative projects [pdf ] involving 68 partners in 16 countries to help speed up their access to the market. Under the third round of the Fast Track to Innovation (FTI) scheme, run under the EU’s

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Saving water from waste in chemical plants

Dow Benelux plastics plant on the southern coast of the Netherlands cannot pump water from the ground, it must buy it from a supplier located dozens of kilometres away, uses it once and then pours it out into the sea.

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Know your Environmental Footprint

The European Commission takes stock of progress towards an EU-wide method to measure the Environmental Footprint of 26 products and organisations. The European Commission is halfway through a pilot phase testing the Environmental Footprint method for a number of products

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Keep your business up to speed on the energy scene!

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s (SEAI) Energy Show 2016 takes place at the RDS in Dublin on Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th April 2016. The annual two-day business event, which last year saw over 160 companies exhibit their sustainable

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Environmental Management Systems guidance document revised

BSI, the business standards company has revised ISO 14004 – Environmental Management Systems. Originally published in 1996 to provide guidance on creating an Environmental Management System (EMS), it also supports ISO 14001 the EMS high level requirements standard. ISO 14004

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NTR plc today announces the successful and final close of its wind investment fund, NTR Wind 1, with the addition of a further €50 million secured from Strathclyde Pension Fund and €35 million from the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund.  Strathclyde

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