Emissions

Slurry is future of energy here, say ministers

The Government is now pushing to roll out a new national network to harness power from agricultural waste as the ...
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Biogas ‘overlooked’ compared to other renewable energies

Calls are mounting for a biogas industry to be rolled out nationwide in a bid to bolster farm incomes and ...
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HERU hailed as the new hero in the fight against plastics pollution and global warming

A major weapon in the worldwide campaign against plastics pollution and global warming, HERU, has proven to be the ultimate cleaner environment warrior, a new independent ...
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Climate talks end with baby steps when we need a giant leap

Communities and campaigners now leading the transformation as "leaders" trail The COP24 climate summit came to an end this weekend, ...
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Volkswagen: Nothing but electric from 2026 onwards

VW pledges that its last internal combustion engine will be launched in 2026, as VW Ireland announces a BIK-special electric ...
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Government Announces First Successful projects under Round One of €500 million Climate Action Fund

7 major climate change projects to share €77 million government funding, leveraging a total investment of €300 million in round ...
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European Commission calls for a climate neutral Europe by 2050

Today the European Commission adopted a strategic long-term vision for a prosperous, modern, competitive and climate neutral economy by 2050 ...
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Gove shows renewed commitment to environment brief

Michael Gove delivered a detailed and passionate lecture tonight on the UK Government's commitment to tackling climate change. Asked about ...
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Better Genetics boost to Carbon Reduction in Dairy Beef

Initial results from trials on ABP’s Research and Development Farm have indicated the potential for a 13% carbon reduction through ...
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Ireland’s plan for electric vehicles will reduce emissions, but may come at a cost

The level of emissions coming from Ireland's transport sector are undeniably high, which is of particular concern when considering the ...
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enet awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification

enet, Ireland’s largest wholesale network operator, is delighted to announce that it has been awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification. Demonstrating its  ...
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GoCar welcomes inclusion of car-sharing in Draft Design Standards for New Apartments

GoCar has today welcomed the Department Of Housing’s inclusion of car-sharing schemes as part of the solution to delivering sustainable ...
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Ireland needs to wake up and wake up soon or face massive EU environmental fines – Commissioner Hogan

European Agriculture and Rural Development Commissioner, Phil Hogan issued a stark warning that Ireland will face massive fines unless it ...
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Carlsberg aims for zero carbon emissions after Trump’s Paris pullout

Carlsberg has unveiled plans to reduce its brewery carbon emissions to zero, singling out Donald Trump’s withdrawal of the US ...
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Dublin tests Smart Solutions to address City Flooding

Smart Dublin, an initiative of Dublin City Council and the other Dublin Local Authorities, has partnered with the CONNECT Centre, ...
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