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Irish-owned Solar AdTek signs agreement with Dubai-based Poweregion

Solar AdTek, which develops solar powered and LED lighting systems for outdoor advertising, has entered an agreement with Dubai-based Poweregion to bring its technology and expertise in solar lighting systems to a wider market. Poweregion’s customers are based in the

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Erda Energy celebrates 28,000th tonne of carbon saved by replacing gas heating; calls for electrification of heat

The company has estimated that its geo-exchange technology has delivered over 166 GWh of space heating and hot water over a period of seven years. Erda Energy, the clean energy solutions company specialising in geo-exchange technology, estimates that its technology

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Rural Village in Ireland set to be taken over by ideas experts

Ideas Spread Through Mayo 6th Year of ‘MindMesh’ festival of Ideas in Cong 100 speakers, 7 events, 3 days, 8 different venues at #cong18 Earned entry call open The 6th annual CongRegation ‘Mind Mesh’ in Cong Village from November 23rd

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Dublin City Council planning €40m district heating scheme

  Plans for a €40 million district heating system run on hot water supplied from the Poolbeg incinerator are being advanced by Dublin City Council. Council chief executive Owen Keegan said about 50,000 homes could be heated using water heated

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Gurteen College takes home top prize at SEAI Energy Awards Eirgrid and the Aran Islands Community Energy Cooperative among the award-winning energy efficient organisations Entrants deliver combined energy savings of €38 million Funded by the Government of Ireland, the Sustainable

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Virgin Media Business announces major partnership deal with INNOVATE – the IT solutions people

Virgin Media Business today announced a strategic link up with Irish company INNOVATE, a leading managed IT and Cloud service provider, to provide complete ICT solutions for their business customers to bring them beyond connectivity to digital transformation. The deal

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Viridian Solar Expands Network into Norway

ENCO AS appointed as exclusive distributor   Hot on the heels of revealing that its Clearline fusion integrated solar roofing system is the first to be certified to Scandinavian fire tests the company has announced the appointment of ENCO AS

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Nottingham’s solar power champion recognised for outstanding achievement

Long-serving City Councillor Alan Clark, who died last year, has received a posthumous award for his outstanding contribution to the solar industry at this year’s prestigious Solar Power Portal Awards. The awards aim to recognise leadership, innovation and best practice

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SSE Airtricity and Verde LED light the way to energy savings in new partnership

SSE Airtricity, Ireland’s leading provider of 100% green energy, has announced a new exclusive partnership with Verde LED to provide LED lighting upgrades and energy-efficiency improvements to businesses across Ireland. Verde LED, founded in 2010, specialises in lighting design for

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Students encouraged to get creative and submit their ideas to SEAI SEAI One Good Idea annual competition now open for entries   The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) is encouraging students from primary and post primary schools to enter

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