Iarnród Éireann and Alstom sign contract for 90 additional battery-electric carriages, following Government funding approval

More capacity, improved accessibility, lower emissions  Following the Cabinet decision earlier this week, and final formal funding approval from the National Transport Authority, Iarnród Éireann and Alstom today signed the contract for 90 additional battery-electric carriages for the rail company’s fleet. The accelerated investment will enable Iarnród Éireann to deliver more capacity and decarbonisation benefits … Read more

SSE to invest €35m in ultra-rapid charging hubs over next four years powered by 100% green energy from SSE Airtricity

11th November 2022: SSE Airtricity has today announced plans to develop a nationwide EV charging network. The initiative will see SSE invest €35m to install 30 ultra-rapid electric vehicle (EV) charging hubs across Ireland over the next four years, all of which will be powered by 100% green electricity from SSE Airtricity. As part of … Read more

Lack of electric vehicle charging points in rural areas casts doubt on delivery of Climate Action Plan pledge

Number of publicly available EV charge points notably low in rural counties One million electric vehicles by 2030 not achievable without proper charging point infrastructure There should be at least two publicly available EV charge points for every village and town The lack of adequate electric vehicle (EV) charge point infrastructure in rural Ireland raises … Read more

Energia partners with Tipperary company Borrisoleigh Bottling Ltd to provide 100% renewable energy

29th September 2022: Energia, Ireland’s greenest energy supplier has partnered with Borrisoleigh Bottling Limited to provide the Tipperary water supplier with 100% renewable energy. This partnership is in line with Borrisoleigh Bottling’s dedication to protecting the environment, which includes a commitment to overcoming the reliance on single-use-plastic as a bottling solution. Their product range includes … Read more

Manhattan Popcorn has already achieved industry targets of 35% less emissions 8 years ahead of the 2030 deadline.

Irish government recently announced ambitious new sectoral emissions ceilings, setting Ireland on a pathway to turn the tide on climate change.  Dublin based company, Manhattan Peanuts Ltd, best known for its familiar popcorn, has already hit industry targets of 35% less emissions eight years ahead of the 2030 deadline.  Manhattan partnered with UrbanVolt to install a … Read more

Go Up recharges its purpose-driven partnership with The World’s Greenest Football Club ™ Forest Green Rovers to spearhead sustainable growth

London, United Kingdom, 9th August 2022 – Forest Green Rovers F.C. and leading digital marketing agency, Go Up, are delighted to announce their exciting green partnership will continue into the new season, the first in Club’s history to be competing in League 1. As the club’s official training kit sponsor, Go Up will benefit from … Read more

Lisa Balk joins GridBeyond

Lisa Balk joins GridBeyond as Sales Director – Australia, to support the energy transition of the energy market through AI energy solutions, Demand Side Response and energy flexibility. GridBeyond, the world’s leading technology player for managing distributed and flexible energy resources, has appointed Lisa Balk as Sales Director to help deliver energy demand flexibility services … Read more

Veolia March to the Beat as they Clean up the Streets

Veolia proudly marched in this year’s Pride in London parade, with its electric collection vehicle in vivid rainbow colours taking centre stage, alongside colleagues and allies, to support and celebrate its diverse workforce and the LGBTQ+ communities they serve. Veolia’s fully electric street cleansing fleet operating in the West End and dedicated team ensured a … Read more