Water Services

Resource Recovery Technologies Prove a Winning Innovation

Increasingly stringent laws regarding water effluents give impetus to technology development, says Frost & Sullivan End users of wastewater treatment ...
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Establishment of an Expert Commission on Domestic Public Water Services

The Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Mr Simon Coveney T.D. is to establish an Expert Commission shortly ...
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Dow Invests in OxyMem’s Wastewater Treatment Technology

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), announced today its investment in OxyMem Ltd. The investment will accelerate the commercialisation of ...
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Saving water from waste in chemical plants

Dow Benelux plastics plant on the southern coast of the Netherlands cannot pump water from the ground, it must buy ...
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Coveney Launches €240M Development Programme for Ireland Seafood Sector

The Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, today launched eight schemes to commence implementation of Ireland’s ...
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Bad weather in 2015 ranks Ireland 3rd in wind energy usage

With all the news of Ireland’s bombardment with wind and rain in 2015, it’s perhaps not surprising that it was ...
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Plan to build Tipperary hydro-plant

A company whose backers include construction groups Sisk and Roadbridge is planning to build a large-scale electricity generating plant in a disused mine. Siga ...
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Atlas Copco VSD vacuum pump saves energy at Polestar printing plant

Polestar, Europe’s largest independent printing company, is predicted to save more than £10,000 off the annual energy bill at its ...
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Oil prices plunge to 12 year lows

The 5 per cent losses to lows of $34.21/b follow escalating tensions between Saudi Arabi and Iran, which market players ...
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200 jobs at Alexion Pharmaceuticals amid €450m expansion

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, a biopharm company focused on serving patients with severe and rare disorders, is expanding its Irish operations, bringing ...
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Production begins from Corrib gas field

Located 83km off Ireland's northwest coast, in water depths of 350m, the Corrib gas field is estimated to produce around ...
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Over 23% of electricity demand now supplied through wind

Nearly a quarter Ireland’s electricity demand is now being supplied through wind energy, according to a report from Vayu, the Irish ...
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Irish marine renewable energy sector ‘could be worth €9 billion

Ireland’s marine renewable energy sector could ultimately be worth as much as €9 billion by 2030, and be supporting thousands ...
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Energy White Paper sets ambitious course for a carbon-free energy system

Energy Minister Alex White today published an energy White Paper, which identifies actions that will reduce Ireland’s energy-related carbon emissions ...
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Cork City Council Commences Electricity Generation at Tramore Valley Park, Cork

Cork City Council, through its normal operations, buildings, transport etc consumes approximately 30 million units of energy per annum of ...
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