Environmental

€4.9m project to cut CO2 footprint of carbon fibre production

Researchers from across Europe, led by University of Limerick (UL), Ireland, have begun a project to produce carbon fibre from ...
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€8.2 million available for Environmental Research in the EPA Research Call for 2017 to help tackle major societal challenges

The EPA has launched its Annual Research Call seeking proposals to help identify solutions to emerging and complex environmental problems ...
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Energia to help power Guinness PRO12 Final Series

Tuesday, 18th April 2017 - Leading Irish energy provider Energia has signed a new sponsorship deal with PRO12 Rugby. The ...
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Coillte Announces €68 million Partnership Deal with Accsys Technologies and BP

Coillte announced an innovative partnership deal that will see Coillte’s MEDITE SMARTPLY division collaborate with Accsys Technologies and BP to ...
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Re-Gen Waste Ltd receives major Health and Safety Industry Award

Re-Gen Waste Ltd, a Newry-based waste management solutions company, is celebrating receiving an Ambassador Award at the Waste  Industry Safety ...
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Climate-KIC Accelerator: Where Great Ideas Grow Into Great Businesses

Climate-KIC Accelerator is the cleantech accelerator with a focus on climate impact. Climate-KIC offers a 18-month programme, divided in 3 ...
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Ireland’s largest windfarm opens for business

Ireland’s largest windfarm, Energia’s 95MW windfarm at Meenadreen in south Donegal, has officially started supplying power to homes and businesses ...
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New Initiative to inform how Dublin will manage food waste reduction and sustainable eating

Dublin is one of seven European cities chosen to take part in an exciting pan-European TRiFOCAL project designed to reduce ...
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Mitigation Plan reinforces Governments weak position on climate action

The Government today finally published its draft National Mitigation Plan – Ireland’s first plan in ten years on how it ...
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Ireland ranked 11th of EU-15 countries in Sustainable Progress Index

Ireland is making poor progress when ranked against the other 14 countries in the EU-15.  The new Sustainable Progress Index, ...
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IRELAND TO LEAD EU MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECT – MaRINET2

An investment of €10.5 million in EU funding was announced today (Thursday) in Dublin by University College Cork. It is ...
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International Conference on Design and Sustainability in Sports Facilities to be Hosted in Dublin

Dublin is set to play host to a major sports seminar in 2017. The International Union of Architects, The International ...
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Minister Mitchell O’Connor welcomes launch of Rural Development Action Plan

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD, has today welcomed the publication of “Realising our Rural ...
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Greenhouse Gas Emissions from the Northern Ireland Dairy Farm Sector

A statistical report relating to greenhouse gas emissions on Northern Ireland dairy farms has been released today by the Department ...
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Noise: the forgotten pollutant

Smartphone apps will allow citizens contribute to live noise maps of our cities and towns Environmental noise has for a ...
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