“Petrol pumps don’t provide any more covid-19 risk than any other surface”

That’s the suggestion from Kevin McPartlan, CEO of the Irish Petroleum Industry Association, who spoke to ELN about the pandemic

Ireland announces €1m for three geothermal projects

The funding by SEAI and GSI is to support research and innovation into providing clean heat and power from the ground

Ireland’s billion euro boost will help sustainable living

A total of 13 projects will be funded across the country in the biggest investment for 50 years

Ireland steps closer to its 2030 target for renewable energy with new partnership

Highfield Energy has entered a joiny venture with Temporis Aurora Fund to finance onshore wind assets in Ireland

Irish public sector slashes 4.6m tonnes of emissions with efficiency gains

A new report from the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland reveals that since 2009, the schools and public bodies have also avoided 4.6 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions

Greencoat Renewables buys Irish wind farm for €35.4m

The Letteragh Wind Farm consists of eight turbines and has been operational since December 2019

Ireland’s biggest energy users saved €12.4m through efficient measures

The reduction in carbon emissions achieved was equivalent to taking more than 23,000 petrol or diesel cars off the roads

German utility innogy to build 60MW energy storage facility in Ireland

It is planning to invest around €25m in the County Monaghan scheme

Statkraft charges ahead with 11MW battery storage unit in Ireland

It is located at the site of the company’s first Irish onshore wind farm, which will have a total capacity of 23MW

Ireland proposes to ban sale of new fossil fuels cars from 2030

The government also intends to stop granting National Car Tests for petrol and diesel vehicles from 2045