Energy

Cork-based industrial energy company EM3 taken over by Calor owner

Irish industrial energy efficiency company EM3 has been acquired by SHV, a private Dutch company whose brands include Calor and Primagaz. Its subsidiary, ...
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Wexford windfarm saves enough energy to power 70 homes for a year

Energy optimisation technology from UCD spin-out NovoGrid was tested on a windfarm in Wexford. ESB has completed a two-year pilot ...
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Virgin Media Secures 100% Renewable Energy Supply with Naturgy Ireland

Virgin Media Ireland has reached a long-term agreement with Naturgy Ireland that will introduce a 100% renewal energy supply across ...
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SEAI HONOUR LEADERS IN SUSTAINABLE ENERGY AND CLIMATE ACTION AT ONLINE AWARDS CEREMONY

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) today announced the winners of the 2020 SEAI Energy Awards during an online ...
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Solar power will be ‘new king’ of energy markets, agency claims

The growth of solar and wind power — both burgeoning industries in Ireland — could be “spectacular”, with the former ...
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Eirgrid’s real-time trials to test network for renewable tech

Eirgrid, the semi-State company that operates the country's electricity network, is to start real-time trials that will assess how new ...
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Microsoft and SSE Airtricity team up on solar panels for Irish schools

  Microsoft has teamed up with energy company SSE Airtricity to install internet-connected solar panels on 27 schools across Ireland. The project will enable ...
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GridBeyond Releases Free Tool to Calculate Value of Energy Flexibility in I&C

GridBeyond, the leader in intelligent energy technology, have released a free online tool – the Energy Opportunity Calculator. The tool ...
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SEAI awards €28m through Community Energy Grant Scheme

This investment will deliver sustainable energy upgrades to 39 community projects across Ireland. Yesterday (22 September), Minister for Communications, Climate ...
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82 renewable energy projects given the green light

82 renewable energy projects have been given the green light following the first Renewable Electricity Support Scheme (RESS) auction. Solar ...
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ElectroRoute wins energy trading deal for Offaly battery project

Irish energy trading firm ElectroRoute has secured a deal to provide trading services to a €150 million electricity storage project ...
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New double-sided solar panels installed on Kilkenny dairy farm

The first bifacial module (double-sided solar panel) test site in the Republic of Ireland has been unveiled in Co. Kilkenny ...
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Ingka Group to increase its sustainability investments by €600M over coming 12 months

Ingka Group will accelerate its investments to further enable the transition to reach the IKEA overall commitment to become climate positive ...
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Lidl announce €1 million contract with Waterford Solar Energy company

Lidl Ireland have announced a €1 million contract with Waterford-based Solar Energy Provider, Enerpower The company has been appointed to ...
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