EU Green Week 2017 takes place from May 29 to June 2, 2017. Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) Development and Public Engagement Manager and Co-Ordinator of Irish Build Up Skills, Seamus Hoyne, has been revealed as EU Green Week Ambassador for 2017. He is one of only three European environmental leaders nominated to the role.
Council signs Energy Partnership with Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland Tipperary County Council has signed up to an energy partnership with the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) to adopt cost saving and efficiency measures to ensure its energy consumption is reduced in line with the 2020 public sector energy efficiency target of 33%. The
In response to increased demands for its services, Tipperary Energy Agency, a social enterprise specialising in sustainable energy consultancy, building services and community energy, has opened a second office in Nenagh. The agency, which has been headquartered in Cahir since 1998, is also planning to grow its team significantly in 2017. One of the contributing
Vacancies have arisen within the agency to appoint three new roles – two energy engineers and a graduate energy engineer. One energy engineer will work with one of our large clients in delivering energy efficiency upgrades in the water industry. The role will entail working with other Tipperary Energy Agency staff for guidance and client staff to implement
As part of the European SmartReFlex project, which includes Irish partners Tipperary Energy Agency, Kerry County Council and XD Consulting, a 3 day training course was held at the end of May. This course is part of a series of training opportunities that will bring some of the best international experience in district heating to
Drombane-Upperchurch Energy Team and Cloughjordan Ecovillage will travel to Arnhem in The Netherlands to represent Ireland at the European Ace Energy Awards on November 28th. These awards recognise initiatives, organisations and projects in the field of renewable energy and energy transition. The Drombane-Upperchurch Energy team have been nominated for a Community Renewable Energy award. Between
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
During the weekend of the 7th – 9th November 2014, owners of low energy houses and public/commercial buildings around the country will open their doors for the NZEB Open Doors event. Last year, over 800 people visited more than 60 houses and public buildings during the NZEB Open Doors weekend. Nenagh Leisure Centre is set