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Tell us what you know about the Energy Transition in Tipperary

The ‘Energy Transition’ in Tipperary refers to County Tipperary’s journey to a more sustainable future and a move away from fossil fuels. This is part of a radical transformation regarding Ireland’s Energy System. The country will be required to meet new Climate Policy objectives which will result in a transformative low carbon energy system by

  • Date
    August 9th, 2018
  • Category
    News

Tipperary Energy Agency wins social enterprise award

  We are delighted to announce that we are one of 22 successful awardees of the €1.6 million Social Enterprise Development Fund and have won a place on Ireland’s prestigious Accelerator Programme designed specifically for social enterprises. The fund was set up to support social enterprises from across the country to achieve their goals and

  • Date
    August 7th, 2018
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    News

Energy in Agriculture 2018 is Launched

Official Launch of Energy in Agriculture 2018

Energy in Agriculture 2018’ event, which will take place on Tuesday, 21 August at Gurteen College, Co. Tipperary, was launched at the weekend by Denis Naughten TD, Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment. ‘Energy in Agriculture 2018’ is being organised jointly by Teagasc, Tipperary Co. Council, IFA , Tipperary Energy Agency and Gurteen College

  • Date
    July 24th, 2018
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    News

Information and Sharing Event For Community Groups

You are invited to a regional workshop on the Sustainable Energy Community (SEC) Programme, to take place on Tuesday evening July 24th in Limerick City at 7pm. This will be an opportunity for community members to meet and find out more about the Sustainable Energy Communities (SEC) Programme – and get support on accessing funding

  • Date
    July 13th, 2018
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    News

Tipperary Energy Agency Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Tipperary Energy Agency is delighted to announce its 20th year in business in 2018. The agency was established in 1998 as an independent social enterprise and was set up by Tipperary County Council and Tipperary Institute, now LIT Tipperary. From humble beginnings with just one employee, the agency is now a strong team of 24,

Paul Kenny on 2040 National Planning Framework

On February 16 the government launched the 2040 national planning framework. This plan identifies a large capital investment in climate adaptation and mitigation. As part of this plan, the government recognised the partnership of Tipperary County Council, Limerick Institute of Technology and Tipperary Energy Agency as crucial to supporting Tipperary on its low carbon journey.

  • Date
    February 17th, 2018
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    News

Our C.E.O, Paul Kenny to attend Oireachtas Committee

Our C.E.O, Paul Kenny attended the Oireachtas Committee on Communications Climate Action and Environment today (23rd January 2018). The session discussed Meeting Ireland’s targets under the 2020 Climate and Energy Package and Paul presented a submission on deep energy retrofit. It is critical, as part elimination of fossil Fuel carbon emissions that all homes include

  • Date
    January 23rd, 2018
  • Category
    News, Press

Our Highlights in 2017

2017 was another busy year here at the agency. Here is a look back at some of our highlights.   European Investment Bank Assists in Tipperary’s Energy Transformation In September, the European Investment Bank (EIB) supported the implementation of Tipperary’s €37M investment programme in energy efficiency over the next 3 years. Tipperary joins London, Manchester and Paris

  • Date
    January 17th, 2018
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    News