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ESB to roll out pilot projects with five international start-ups as part of global energy programme

ESB is to trial pilot projects with five international energy start-ups, cementing its commitment to delivering value-driven solutions for a low-carbon world. The start-ups – ev.energy (UK), Solandeo (Germany), Akselos SA (Switzerland), Enging and Save2Compete (both Portugal) – have been

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SEAI’S NEW PODCAST EXPLORES IRELAND’S ATTITUDES TOWARDS HOME ENERGY EFFICIENCY

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s (SEAI) new podcast explores the choices we’re making every day in our homes, our work and our travel to reduce our energy use and tackle climate change. 180 Degrees, hosted by Tom Halpin, Head

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CLS marks 25-year anniversary with 100 new jobs

Complete Laboratory Solutions (CLS), Ireland’s largest privately-owned contract laboratory, is celebrating 25 years in business with the creation of 100 new jobs over the next two years as the MedTech sector continues to grow. Set up in 1994 in Ros

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TG4 Nominated for an SEAI Energy Award; the winners of which will be announced on October 16th.

TG4 has been announced as a finalist in the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland Energy Awards, one of 22 companies nominated across eight categories.   The SEAI Sustainable Energy Awards recognise and reward excellence in all aspects of energy efficiency and

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ESB provides low-carbon heat solution for a world-first greenhouse project in the UK

ESB’s Smart Energy Services will provide an innovative energy solution for a world-first £120m greenhouse project, including the installation of the largest installed capacity of heat pumps in the UK. Smart Energy Services – a business unit in ESB –

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Government Boosts Native Woodlands

1500 hectares of bog no longer used for peat production to be transformed into native woodland Coillte and Bord na Móna collaborate on native woodland plan on the Bord na Móna estate Woodlands will consist of upwards of 600,000 new

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MINISTER BRUTON WELCOMES GLOBAL LEADERS IN OCEAN ENERGY TO IRELAND

Today (30 September 2019) Ireland welcomed global leaders in ocean energy to the Convention Centre Dublin for the annual Ocean Energy Europe Conference and Exhibition (OEE 2019). The two-day conference, sponsored by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI), brings

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Siemens announces partnership with local government leaders to help unlock over £100bn of clean energy schemes

A network of mayors and council leaders is joining forces with one of the world’s biggest manufacturers to try to unlock a pipeline of clean energy projects worth more than £100bn as part of the UK’s drive to meet net-zero

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SEAI ANNOUNCES DEPARTURE OF CEO JIM GANNON

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) has announced that their CEO, Jim Gannon, will shortly take up a new position with the Commission for the Regulation of Utilities. Jim has been with SEAI for more than three years and

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EirGrid Group Launches Five-year Strategy to Transform the Irish Electricity System

EirGrid Group has today launched a new five-year strategy aimed at transforming the electricity system on the island of Ireland for future generations. The strategy will ensure that renewable energy accounts for 70% of all electricity use in Ireland by

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