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€44 MILLION INVESTMENT IN ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH PROJECTS AT UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK

Environmental Research Institute (ERI) set to focus on Ireland’s transition To Zero Carbon, Resource Efficient and Sustainable Society with new Strategic Plan   €44 MILLION INVESTMENT IN ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH PROJECTS AT UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK   Cork, 4 December 2017: Ireland

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Intel goes 100% renewable to power 360-acre Leixlip campus

Intel Ireland has announced that 100% of all electricity supplied to its Leixlip campus in 2016 was generated from indigenous renewable sources, making Intel one of the largest voluntary, private purchasers of renewable energy in the country. This action forms

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EnerNOC Celebrates Opening of New European Headquarters

EnerNOC Celebrates Opening of New European Headquarters and Global Network Operations Centre in Dublin, Ireland BOSTON, MA and DUBLIN, IRELAND, October 26, 2017 – EnerNOC, Inc., an Enel Group company, today celebrated the opening of its new European headquarters and

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SEAI says Budget 2018 shows a new urgency to deliver a cleaner future

Energy efficiency programmes targeted at reducing CO2 emissions from the built environment will be expanded significantly through additional investment of €35m in the residential, commercial and public sectors   Funding of €7m will facilitate the rollout of the new Renewable Heat

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Budget 2018 – Modest progress but lacking strategy and ambition

Social Justice Ireland publishes Budget 2018 Analysis and Response Budget 2018 sees modest improvements for some but fails to get to grips with the scale of the crises needing to be addressed. Many Irish people today are facing grave and

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Budget completely fails to deliver Taosieach’s “new ambition on climate change”

If policy reviews and consultations reduced emissions Ireland would be a world leader in climate action Friends of the Earth has described the Budget as a “complete failure” on climate change. Commenting, Oisin Coghlan, Friends of the Earth Director, said

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New directors steer MaREI’s vision for Ireland as energy leader

MaREI, Ireland’s national centre for marine and renewable energy research and development, has appointed UCC professors Brian Ó Gallachóir and Jerry Murphy as its new co-directors, after the Citizens’ Assembly recently turned its attention to tackling climate change. The Assembly’s

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Meet the Experts and Find Out Why Ireland is a World Leader for Data Hosting

The Free Conference Will Explain Why Leading Multinationals Choose Ireland, and How Your Business Can Benefit Dublin: Demystify data centre strategy and operations, and network with over 1000 industry professional at Ireland’s longest-running event for anyone challenged with hosting digital

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Ireland’s Biggest Data Infrastructure Event is Free to Attend, November 22-23

DataCentres Ireland Brings Together Hosting Experts and Over 1000 Industry Professionals Dublin: DataCentres Ireland presents the biggest national event of its kind: a hybrid conference and exhibition on data centres and data infrastructure, at the RDS, Ballsbridge. Attracting industry experts,

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New all island energy research project investigates energy storage potential for Ireland’s future grid

Tuesday 3rd October 2017: The ImpRESS[1] project, a UK-Ireland industry-led collaborative research project that demonstrates battery-based energy storage on the Irish grid, has been officially launched through an International Energy Research Centre (IERC) industry workshop in Queen’s University, Belfast. Ireland is deploying

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