Environmental

Facebook’s €300m Irish data centre site is 100pc powered by renewable energy

From left: Mark Hunter, data centre site manager, Facebook, with Niall McEntegart, data centre operations director of EMEA, Facebook. Image: ...
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€111m sale windfall boosts Coillte green energy strategy

Forestry firm to increase its dividend to taxpayers and seek development partner to build wind and solar projects State forestry ...
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Veolia to trial electric bin lorries powered by energy-from-waste

Waste management firm Veolia’s vehicle fleet is set to include two fully-electric bin lorries, which will be charged with power ...
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Dún Laoghaire Marina awarded EcoMerit Environmental Certification

Dún Laoghaire Marina, Ireland’s largest coastal marina, has been awarded EcoMerit Environmental Certification in recognition of the work it does ...
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Veolia to deliver first Carbon Energy Fund Ireland contract to Dublin’s major hospital

Mater Misericordiae University Hospital targets €26m in guaranteed savings. Global resource management company Veolia, working through its specialist energy performance ...
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ENERGY CORK HOSTS GREEN FINANCE EVENT IN CORK

Capital and funding support for sustainable energy projects is readily available for businesses, was the key message at the “Energy ...
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CIF demanding action on the Construction Waste Crisis

For the past two years, the CIF has highlighted the ongoing crisis in the reuse and disposal of soil and ...
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Naturally Compliant launches new training programme to raise environmental awareness in construction

Rapidly-expanding environmental consultancy Naturally Compliant has significantly extended its offering to clients with the launch of bespoke training courses aimed ...
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Connected Light delivers ‘consistency and aesthetic consideration’ to newly-built UWE Bristol site

High-efficiency LED lighting and sensors have been installed throughout The Foundry – a new learning space and hub facility for ...
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Environmental expert warns of potentially serious delays to construction projects due to change in licensing requirements

Lack of awareness of a recent regulatory change could lead to significant and costly delays in both large and small ...
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Edina purchased in Anglo/Indian joint venture

Edina has been purchased by EPAL, a joint venture between India’s EESL (Energy Efficiency Services Ltd) and UK based EnergyPro Asset ...
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Lidl today named Irelands top retailer for CSR and announces ambitious new plastic reduction targets

Fresh from being named Irelands top retailer for corporate social responsibility, Lidl today announces new commitments aimed at reducing plastic ...
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BURREN SMOKEHOUSE RECOGNISED FOR SUSTAINABLE SOURCING AND PRACTICES AT ANNUAL GREEN AWARDS

The Burren Smokehouse in Co. Clare has been recognised as ‘Green Seafood Business of the Year’ at the annual Green ...
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McCann FitzGerald announces Brendan Slattery to head its Environmental and Planning Group

Premier Irish law firm, McCann FitzGerald today announced that, effective 1 May, Brendan Slattery will join the firm as a ...
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Don’t Miss Ireland’s Biggest Free Event for Facilities Management Professionals

Facilities Management Ireland convenes over 1500 industry professionals on March 6-7 Dublin: Free to attend on March 6th and 7th ...
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