Govt Policy On Renewables Has To Favour Farm Scale & Community Projects

Following his address to the IFA AGM earlier this week, IFA Renewables Project Team Chairman Tom Short said Energy Minister Richard Bruton has to put farm scale & community projects at the heart of his renewables policy, rather than big business. Richard Bruton said the upcoming renewable electricity scheme would not specify the technology types, […]

Green Business hosts Resource Efficiency Seminars for businesses in association with IBEC, Enterprise Ireland and BIM.

Green Business, one of the flagship programmes of the National Waste Prevention Scheme, has just teamed up with IBEC, Enterprise Ireland and BIM, to host a series of seminars on Resource Efficiency, this November. These seminars will demonstrate how easy it is to improve resource efficiency in business, by asking a number of businesses to show other […]

€50m investment will see lower bills and warmer homes for 25,000 families

Minister Jan O’Sullivan today announced a €50m three year energy efficiency investment programme for local authority homes.  It is a key part of the Government’s additional €150m capital investment in the economy over 2013-2014. Beginning this year the energy insulation measures will target the 25,000 least energy efficient local authority homes.  This will result in […]