Emissions

OxyMem Named in the 2017 Global Cleantech 100

Dublin and Athlone, Ireland, 25 January 2017, OxyMem (www.oxymem.com), a fast growing Irish cleantech company, has been named in the ...
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Coveney Launches €240M Development Programme for Ireland Seafood Sector

The Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, today launched eight schemes to commence implementation of Ireland’s ...
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Bad weather in 2015 ranks Ireland 3rd in wind energy usage

With all the news of Ireland’s bombardment with wind and rain in 2015, it’s perhaps not surprising that it was ...
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Plan to build Tipperary hydro-plant

A company whose backers include construction groups Sisk and Roadbridge is planning to build a large-scale electricity generating plant in a disused mine. Siga ...
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Atlas Copco VSD vacuum pump saves energy at Polestar printing plant

Polestar, Europe’s largest independent printing company, is predicted to save more than £10,000 off the annual energy bill at its ...
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Oil prices plunge to 12 year lows

The 5 per cent losses to lows of $34.21/b follow escalating tensions between Saudi Arabi and Iran, which market players ...
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200 jobs at Alexion Pharmaceuticals amid €450m expansion

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, a biopharm company focused on serving patients with severe and rare disorders, is expanding its Irish operations, bringing ...
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Production begins from Corrib gas field

Located 83km off Ireland's northwest coast, in water depths of 350m, the Corrib gas field is estimated to produce around ...
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Over 23% of electricity demand now supplied through wind

Nearly a quarter Ireland’s electricity demand is now being supplied through wind energy, according to a report from Vayu, the Irish ...
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Irish marine renewable energy sector ‘could be worth €9 billion

Ireland’s marine renewable energy sector could ultimately be worth as much as €9 billion by 2030, and be supporting thousands ...
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Energy White Paper sets ambitious course for a carbon-free energy system

Energy Minister Alex White today published an energy White Paper, which identifies actions that will reduce Ireland’s energy-related carbon emissions ...
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Cork City Council Commences Electricity Generation at Tramore Valley Park, Cork

Cork City Council, through its normal operations, buildings, transport etc consumes approximately 30 million units of energy per annum of ...
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Limerick company aims to make some waves with new tidal energy device

Ocean-based renewable energy, such as tidal energy, is increasingly being seen as Ireland’s best alternative renewable energy source, overtaking the ...
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DCU spinout company wins Cleantech Summit Presentation Award

AmbiSense, the DCU spinout company, was in attendance at the recent 2015 Cleantech Summit in Rotterdam. The event showcased the most promising ...
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New public-private innovation initiative for green energy technologies

The Breakthrough Energy Coalition is working together with a growing group of countries who are significantly increasing their public research ...
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