Blog Archives

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

Posted in Energy, Featured News

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

Posted in Energy, Featured News

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

Posted in Energy, Featured News


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

Posted in Energy, Featured News

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

Posted in Energy, Featured News

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

Posted in Energy, Featured News

MaREI secure €4.4 million to support Ireland’s indigenous biomass and bioenergy industry

The SFI Research Centre for Marine and Renewable Energy Ireland (MaREI) has secured an additional €4.4 million in funding from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and industry partners under the Sustainable Energy and Fuel Efficiency (SEFE) SFI Spokes Programme. Speaking at

Posted in Energy, Featured News, Uncategorized

The Bretzel becomes first ‘Smart’ Bakery in Europe

The Bretzel becomes first ‘Smart’ Bakery in Europe, using IoT technology to become truly ‘Green’ Fast-growing Irish food producer embraces new Operational Intelligence technology Dublin, Ireland: The Bretzel Bakery, one of Dublin’s oldest artisan bakeries, has invested in Internet of

Posted in Energy, Featured News

IrBEA Seeks New Chief Executive

A New chief executive is being recruited for the Irish Bioenergy Association (IrBEA) to champion the case of the growing bioenergy sector, including wood energy, biomass, anaerobic digestion and biogas and energy crops. The new recruit will lead and manage

Posted in Energy, Featured News

SEAI is Searching for Sustainable Energy Winners Across Ireland

SEAI has begun the search for Ireland’s energy leaders who are demonstrating innovative approaches to clean energy with high replication potential. The SEAI Energy Awards recognise and reward excellence in all aspects of energy efficiency and renewable energy. Businesses, public

Posted in Energy, Featured News