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Midwest Sustainable Energy Communities Showcase

A Sustainable Energy Community (SEC) is a community in which everyone works together to develop and implement a sustainable energy plan for their community. To do so, they aim as far as possible, to be energy efficient, to use renewable energy and to develop de-centralised energy supplies. Advice and funding information from the Sustainable Energy




Better Energy Communities Information Events

Almost €2 million worth of energy upgrade work is coming to completion in Tipperary under the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s 2016 Better Energy Communities scheme. Tipperary Energy Agency is now calling on local community groups, sports facilities, private businesses and public sector organisations with potential energy efficiency upgrade projects for 2017 to get in




Community Energy Training

COMMUNITY ENERGY – What, Where & How Much? A practical session for communities embarking on a sustainable energy journey. Our CEO Paul Kenny is one of the trainers at an upcoming Community Energy Event as part of the Energy Show on April 7th. If Community Energy is something you’re community is looking to explore, it




Watch Tipperary Energy Agency on Eco Eye

Last nights (March 10th) episode of Eco Eye, entitled ‘Community Energy’, featured our CEO Paul Kenny. The programme looked at community energy initiatives from around the country and outlined the benefits of community energy projects. Paul Kenny met Duncan in Nenagh where they looked at Ireland’s largest PV project. A total of 800 panels were




Ireland’s Energy Challenge – Community Solutions Seminar

  Tipperary Green Business Network in association with Tipperary Energy Agency, recently held a seminar entitled “Ireland’s Energy Challenge – Community Solutions”. The event which took place in Cashel on March 6th received a great deal of interest and was well attended by individuals from various energy backgrounds. Close to 90 people were in attendance




Tipperary’s Communities Have Their Say on Ireland’s Energy Future

A large number of representatives from community groups across Tipperary came together recently to prepare a joint submission on the Green Paper on Ireland’s energy policy. The event was organised by Tipperary Energy Agency at the LIT’s campus in Thurles. The groups contributing to the joint submission on the Energy Green Paper include Templederry Community




Applications Open for Green Trip to Italy in October

Tipperary Energy Agency has been successful in securing a  grant as part of the Grundtvig Learning  Partnership.  As part of this programme we are offering an expenses paid trip (hotel, flights and meals) to Italy, leaving on 8th October and returning on the 10th October for four lucky people. On the trip we will visit strong examples




Small Irish Renewable Energy Generators to Sell Power for the First Time

As of today (April 17th 2014) for the first time small renewable energy generators in Ireland will be able to sell electricity on the Single Electricity Market (SEM). The Single Electricity Market is the wholesale electricity market operating across the island of Ireland. Templederry Renewable Energy Supply Ltd, trading as CRES (Community Renewable Energy Supply)