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2019 Year In Review

Happy New Year everyone! As we settle back into work, we take a look back at 2019 and what was a busy year for the Agency. €2.7 Million Worth of Energy Upgrades for Tipperary Communities  In 2019, the Tipperary Energy Agency delivered €2.7 million worth of projects through SEAI’s Better Energy Community  grant scheme. There

  • Date
    January 7th, 2020
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    News

Community Consultation Workshops for the Renewable Electricity Support Scheme

Tipperary Energy Agency and the Western Development Commission in association with the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment would like to invite you to a consultation workshop for communities that are interested in the upcoming RESS auctions and the associated community proposals. The Government is committed to the first RESS auction happening in June

  • Date
    December 19th, 2019
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    News

€2.7 million worth of energy upgrades for Tipperary communities in 2019

In 2019, the Tipperary Energy Agency delivered €2.7 million worth of projects through SEAI’s Better Energy Community  grant scheme. There were 13 beneficiaries in total including local authorities, public sector organisations, private sector, i.e. a hotel, small-medium sized enterprises, bar/restaurant, gaa clubs, community centres, scouts hall and a section 38/39 organisation. Grants of between 30-50%

  • Date
    December 10th, 2019
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    News

Green Tech Skillnet and Community Energy Survey

Green Tech Skillnet is a programme that facilitates training and development for people working in Ireland’s renewable energy industry. It is funded by Skillnet Ireland from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills and administered by the Irish Wind Energy Association (IWEA). The Tipperary Energy Agency and IWEA are working together

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    December 4th, 2019
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    News

2020 Funding Applications Now Open For Tipperary Healthy Homes

Demand Control Ventilation (DCV) Tipperary healthy homes

The 2020 Tipperary Healthy Homes scheme is open to homeowners in Tipperary in receipt of certain supplements. 80% funding is available to achieve a healthy home. As part of the scheme, all existing combustion appliances (eg. oil burner, open fire and range) are replaced with a heat pump and ventilation system. This rids the home of

  • Date
    November 20th, 2019
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    News

Board Member, Marie Donnelly, Wins SEAI Award

  We are delighted with the news that our Board Member, Marie Donnelly, has received the Outstanding Contribution to Sustainable Energy Award at the recent SEAI Awards. Throughout her thirty year career in the European Commission, Marie has been a leading advocate of future oriented policies and strategies – most recently to accelerate the energy transition. As the Director

  • Date
    October 30th, 2019
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    News

Tipperary Energy Agency Sponsor Moyne Templetuohy GAA

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Tipperary Energy Agency are delighted to announce the sponsorship of a new set of away jerseys for the Moyne Templetuohy GAA Senior Hurling Team. On Wednesday, October 23rd the jerseys were officially handed over to the team. Speaking about the new sponsorship, Willie Fogarty Chairman of Moyne Templetuohy G.A.A Club said, “I would like to

  • Date
    October 24th, 2019
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    News

Tipperary Energy Agency Statement on the Deep Retrofit Scheme

The Tipperary Energy Agency is very disappointed in the announcement yesterday on the status of the pilot deep retrofit program run by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI). It is clear that only a very small percentage of demand in 2019 is now going to be completed.  The industry has been trying to get

  • Date
    August 14th, 2019
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    News