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Exploring our Energy (EoE) Schools Programme

ExploringOurEnergy

Tipperary Energy Agency has  teamed up with SEAI to deliver the Exploring our Energy Programme (EoE). It is a programme for teaching staff to give them the skills, confidence and tools to teach energy to all classes at primary school level. Lesson plans as well as interactive resources have been developed as part of the programme. To support the

33 Schools Participate in our Energy Awareness Programmes

As the school year is coming to a close we are looking back on the great  year,   we had delivering our Energy Awareness Programmes in our local schools in Tipperary. We visited 33 schools, worked with 93 groups and engaged with about 2188 children and their teachers throughout the year. We delivered  two programmes this year;

Brigit’s Garden Awarded Funding for Renewable Energy Project

We’re working with Brigit’s Garden in Galway who have been awarded funding for a renewable energy project. Brigit’s Garden has been awarded funding of €60,000 from Science Foundation Ireland and the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland for the installation of renewable energy devices at the award-winning Celtic Gardens and Visitor Centre in Roscahill, Co. Galway.

Tipperary Energy Agency 2013 Highlights Infographic

€760,000 in savings for Tipperary Local Authorities 1000 Local Authority homes insulated in 2013 The agency will feature on the next episode of Eco Eye with Duncan Stewart on February 18, RTE ONE at 7.00pm

SEAI Exploring Our Energy Programme

This is a new programme aimed at Primary Schools teachers and designed to help children learn about energy through the Primary Science curriculum. As part of this programme new teaching resources have been developed and CPD workshops are being offered to teachers . For more info

SEAI Energy Awareness Programme for Primary Schools

The Tipperary Energy will be visiting 5 North Tipperary Primary schools this term as part of the SEAI Energy Awareness Programme for primary schools. This week the children from Borrisoleigh Boys NS, Templetuohy NS and Kilkeary NS will get to meet Francoise and Guzzler to engage into hands-on workshops to learn more about energy, climate

30 School Visits This Year!

 As the school year has ended we have had a chance to look back to the  involvement we had throughout the year with  our local schools. As part of the SEAI Energy Awareness programme for schools  we have engaged with 30 local school and a total of about 1676 children!!! travelled up as far as

Tipperary Energy Agency Celebrates Global Wind Day with School Visits to Templederry Wind Farm

The 7th Global Wind Day is taking place this Saturday, June 15th. It is a day when wind energy is celebrated and information is exchanged. Adults and children find out about wind energy, its power and the possibilities it holds to change the world. To celebrate Global Wind Day, Tipperary Energy Agency organised a series