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New Online Office Tool Tackles Rising Energy Bills

The Carbon Trust has launched a new, online office tool called ‘Carbon Trust Empower. By engaging employees in cutting energy use, paper waste and travel, Carbon Trust Empower has the potential to save a typical small business over 15% of

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RDS Energy Lecture Series – Energy Efficiency in the Home – May 5, 2011

The next lecture in the RDS Energy Lecture Series is ‘Energy Efficiency in the Home’. Speakers will include Josephine Maguire, Programme Manager – Retrofit, SEAI, and Joe Durkan, Programme Manager – Smart Metering and Smart Grid, SEAI. The National Retrofit

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High Powered Light Saving Energy Device Wins Inaugural Sustainable Energy Innovation Award

Energy entrepreneurs based at NovaUCD, the Innovation and Technology Transfer Centre at UCD, have won the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s inaugural Innovation Award. The winning product, the HIDLightSaver, is the result of research by Belfield Technologies into the costs

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Toyota Ireland to Fund Young Environmentalists

Toyota Ireland will fund some of Ireland’s up and coming young environmentalists through the awarding of €10,000 in seed grants to ECO-UNESCO’s clubs across Ireland. ECO-UNESCO is Ireland’s environmental education and youth organisation and its clubs provide an outlet for

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Going Green With New iPhone app

Eco Appz, a new Irish start-up company based in County Kildare, has just released a basic version of its app Eco Bulbz. The app allows a quick calculation be carried out on a quantity of bulbs of the same wattage

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Energys Launches New Range of Retrofit Energy Saving Boiler Solutions

Specialist in low-carbon retrofit technologies, Energys Group is launching a new portfolio of boiler and heating solutions to make plant rooms more efficient and provide customers with energy savings of 15–30%. Front and centre of the new ‘Energy Saving Boiler

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Emerson Network Power’s Chloride Trinergy UPS Endorsed By SEAI

Emerson Network Power has announced that its Chloride Trinergy UPS has been added to the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s Triple E product list. The list is a register of products that, under the Accelerated Capital Allowance (ACA) scheme, allows

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€57 Million Call For Intelligent Energy Projects

The European Commission has launched the 2011 call for project proposals under the Intelligent Energy – Europe (IEE) funding programme. €57 million are available to co-fund projects that facilitate the widespread use of renewable energy and help realise Europe’s energy

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New Technology to Cut Refrigeration Costs

Dublin-based energy saving company One Call Maintenance has launched a new refrigeration technology on the Irish market that it claims will slash both energy costs and greenhouse emissions by impressive amounts. Invented by UK engineers, the eCube is little bigger

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