Environmental

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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Bioeconomy – Biobased Industries (BBI JU) Public Private Partnership

1. We would like to inform you that BBI 2017 Annual Work Plan is now published on our website at ...
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Health, Occupational Hygiene & Safety Conference

The conference will allow a panel of distinguished speakers to consider how we should work together to assess risks under ...
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Minister launches 2017 as Year of Sustainable Grassland

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD, officially launched 2017 as the ‘Year of Sustainable Grassland’ ...
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Quality Management System application guidelines published

BSI, the business standards company has published ISO 9002:2016 Quality management systems – Guidelines for the application of ISO 9001:2015 ...
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SMILE Resource Exchange launch free support for businesses

October marks National Reuse Month, a waste prevention initiative to raise awareness about the economic and environmental benefits of reusing ...
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Brexit and Why Certification to International Standards will be Crucial for Irish Business

The National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) is warning Irish businesses, particularly those who trade with Britain, that certification to ...
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Further funding boost for Donegal community groups

Launch of second round of Energia Meenadreen Community Fund 1st September 2016 – €22,000 of additional funding is now available ...
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