Dublin City Council Wins LAMA Awards

Dublin City Council has won The Local Authority Members Association (LAMA) Awards for 2012 in two categories – Best Environmentally Friendly Initiative and Best Public Park 2012. Kilbarrack Fire Station’s Green Plan won the Best Environmentally Friendly Initiative category. The award recognises the pioneering work achieved in writing and implementing the Green Plan for Kilbarrack … Read more

Pfizer Newbridge Wins Second Major Award as Energy Consumption Reduced by 39%

Pfizer’s manufacturing site at Newbridge recently won the Irish 2011 Responsible Care Award, in recognition of its impact on environmental sustainability. Responsible Care is the chemical industry’s environmental, health and safety initiative to drive continuous improvement in performance of the pharmaceutical and chemical sector in all aspects. Pfizer Newbridge was also awarded the 2011 SEAI … Read more

Cylon Active Energy Wins Top Energy Innovation Award

Cylon Active Energy, the new energy management division of Cylon Group, one of Ireland’s leading providers of energy management services, has been presented with the Sustainable Energy Innovation Award at the recent Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland 2011 Annual Awards. The Sustainable Energy Awards honour individuals and organisations that demonstrate excellence in the management and … Read more

OpenHydro Selected as Finalist For Major Global Award

Irish tidal energy company, OpenHydro has been chosen by the Global Cleantech Cluster Association as a 2011 Later Stage Award Top 30 finalist. Inclusion in the GCCA Global Top 30 reflects the strong business and market position of the company in the marine renewables sector, and signifies that its innovative approaches and technologies are gaining … Read more

Success for Northern Ireland Organisations in the Renewable Energy Sector

Action Renewables has announced eleven local organisations which are leading the way in embracing the importance of renewable energy and sustainability and actively engaging in renewable technologies within the fast developing ‘green’ industry in Northern Ireland. These organisations have been shortlisted for the third annual Action Renewables Association Awards sponsored by Tughans. A record number … Read more

Green Aspect to National Procurement Awards 2010

The Irish Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management (IIPMM) has launched the National Procurement Awards, in association with Main Partner Accenture. The inaugural awards, which recognise the central role procurement plays in the economy, encompass two green categories: * Green Public Sector Procurement * Green Private Sector Procurement. The other categories are: * Overall Excellence … Read more