Environmental

LOCATION OF HOUSING IS KEY TO ADDRESSING CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE HEARS

“Ireland is facing a climate emergency and housing has a major role to play in addressing climate change and in ...
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Tesco Ireland to Launch Fully Recyclable Black Plastic Range on Core Products

Fully recyclable detectable black plastic trays packaging will feature on over 100 individual Tesco own-label products before the end of ...
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New technology empowers consumers to steer toward a Sustainable Future

The new Swedish blockchain platform PaperTale makes it possible for consumers to simply scan a product with their smartphone and ...
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Irish Company Leads in Carbon Reduction “Plastic” Bag Captures 200kg of Carbon for every 1000 kg of product

earth2earth® announced today (Thursday 17th of October) the first fully certified Bio-Based, Carbon Captured “plastic” sacks and films in Ireland ...
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ESB provides low-carbon heat solution for a world-first greenhouse project in the UK

ESB's Smart Energy Services will provide an innovative energy solution for a world-first £120m greenhouse project, including the installation of ...
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Government Boosts Native Woodlands

1500 hectares of bog no longer used for peat production to be transformed into native woodland Coillte and Bord na ...
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MINISTER BRUTON WELCOMES GLOBAL LEADERS IN OCEAN ENERGY TO IRELAND

Today (30 September 2019) Ireland welcomed global leaders in ocean energy to the Convention Centre Dublin for the annual Ocean ...
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Cork – Where the Grass is Always Greener: Cork is now home to Ireland’s first plastic-free, flexible office space.

Green workspaces, zero carbon emissions, climate change and climate emergency are all becoming increasingly topical issues, especially with the recent ...
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dlr publishes Climate Change Action Plan 2019 – 2024

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has published its Climate Change Action Plan 2019-2024. The Plan, approved by the Elected Members of ...
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Bristol Breaks New Ground With Innovative Low Carbon Development

Bristol’s commitment to achieving its carbon neutral pledge by 2030 is being realised with the aid of a sustainable housing ...
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Limerick wastewater treatment plant among first to be powered by solar energy

THE NEWCASTLE West wastewater treatment plant is now being powered by solar energy, making it one of the first in ...
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Cork-based Wisetek partners with Samsung and the Washington D.C. Department of Energy & Environment to collect e-waste at events across the US capital

Wisetek Solutions, a global leader in IT asset disposal (ITAD), re-use and manufacturing services, which is headquartered in County Cork, ...
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Cork wind farm becomes second to be bought by Amazon in Ireland

Amazon has bought a second wind farm in Ireland. It comes after the online retail firm announced in April it ...
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MaREI to lead €9m project to build floating offshore platform

MaREI, the SFI Research Centre for Energy, Climate and Marine hosted by University College Cork has been awarded €9 million ...
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Support scheme ‘roadmap’ for Irish biogas industry launched

A biogas support scheme will be required to bridge the cost gap between the current cost of production of biogas ...
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