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Energia lights up the Kennedy Centre with energy savings

New energy efficient lighting cuts centre’s electricity costs by 33% 25th August 2017 – Competitive energy provider Energia is helping to cut the electricity costs of The Kennedy Shopping Centre in West Belfast by 33% thanks to new energy efficient

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Irish renewable energy firm scoops prestigious award

Irish company Solar 21 is the founder and majority shareholder of the project that scooped the award for Best Renewables Project/Installation in the Humber Area at the Humber Renewables Awards in Hull last night. The award-winning entry, the Tansterne Advanced

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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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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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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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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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ABBVIE ONE OF THE FIRST COMPANIES IN IRELAND TO RECEIVE LATEST EUROPEAN SUSTAINABLE ASSET MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATION

Ballytivnan-based company awarded ISO 55001 mark to reflect asset management capabilities AbbVie, the global biopharmaceutical company with a significant presence in Sligo, has become one of the first Irish businesses to receive an ISO 55001 certification for its asset management

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CER Publishes Energy Retail Markets Annual Report for 2016

From January 2015 to January 2016, competition in the retail energy sector, along with lower wholesale prices maintained the downward trend in retail prices in the fully deregulated and open electricity and gas market. This means that large savings continued

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ISO 50001:2011 Energy Management Certificate Allergan Clonshaugh Facility

Ronan Mahon “We accepted our ISO 50001:2011 Energy Management Certificate today for the Allergan Clonshaugh Facility-Huge achievement for the site after 15 months of hard work…….. Well done to the entire site for achieving this award-this is only the start

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