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Facebook’s €300m Irish data centre site is 100pc powered by renewable energy

From left: Mark Hunter, data centre site manager, Facebook, with Niall McEntegart, data centre operations director of EMEA, Facebook. Image: Robbie Reynolds Every detail for the Facebook data centre in Clonee has been considered, even a plan for saving the

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MINISTER NAUGHTEN ANNOUNCES €8 MILLION IN GOVERNMENT FUNDING AWARDED BY SEAI TO INNOVATIVE ENERGY RESEARCH PROJECTS ACROSS IRELAND

MINISTER NAUGHTEN ANNOUNCES €8 MILLION IN GOVERNMENT FUNDING AWARDED BY SEAI TO INNOVATIVE ENERGY RESEARCH PROJECTS ACROSS IRELAND €8 million in funding awarded to 45 innovative energy projects across Ireland Projects with NUIG, SSE Airtricity, UCD, UCC and Teagasc among

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Just Energy announce 50 new jobs across Ireland

Dublin, 5th September 2018 Just Energy, Ireland’s newest energy supplier, has announced it is to create 50 new jobs nationwide. The announcement comes as the Irish arm of the company looks to celebrate its first anniversary, after entering the market

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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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ISO 50001 For Energy Management Gets A Boost

Reducing energy consumption and improving energy efficiency are at the forefront of the global climate change agenda. ISO 50001, the flagship International Standard for improving energy performance, has just been updated. Energy consumption is on the rise, despite the fact that

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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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RELIABLE LIGHTING IS ESSENTIAL AT CONNOLLY HOSPITAL, DUBLIN

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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