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Three counties bids to create Ireland’s first ‘low carbon, energy efficient zone’

Three counties bids to create Ireland’s first ‘low carbon, energy efficient zone’

January 22nd, 2017 Green News.ie link https://greennews.ie/three-counties-create-ireland-first-low-carbon-business-zone/ Three counties have come together to create a new low carbon, energy efficient zone which they say will be a “unique magnet” as a near-zero emissions hub for European companies. The newly-established non-profit, independent energy agency, 3 Counties Energy Agency (3CEA), will work across counties Carlow, Kilkenny, and Wexford …
Kilkenny LEADER Partnership offers €100,000 plus in supports for top Kilkenny Energy Town

Kilkenny LEADER Partnership offers €100,000 plus in supports for top Kilkenny Energy Town

18th of February 2019 Kilkenny People Link:  https://www.kilkennypeople.ie/news/home/364758/kilkenny-leader-partnership-offers-100-000-plus-in-supports-for-top-kilkenny-energy-town.html KILKENNY is leading the way in a countywide sustainable and renewable energy competition with a €100,000 plus prize fund which the organisers hope could catch on not just in Ireland but has the potential to be replicated globally. Kilkenny LEADER Partnership has teamed up with the internationally-renowned and …
Kilkenny householders embracing climate- friendly schemes- and saving money: new figures

Kilkenny householders embracing climate- friendly schemes- and saving money: new figures

21st  February 2019 Kilkenny Now.ie Link https://kilkennynow.ie/kilkenny-householders-embrace-climate-friendly-schemes-and-save-money-new-figures/?fbclid=IwAR36Cs-ZUCLwTOrf9WHZZ44OBQZfljkwZMWBvKVI-BrmOkT7kx2DAaxTtQg More Kilkenny householders and business owners are embracing energy saving schemes that are helping the environment and saving them money in the process. New figures released by local TD and minister of state John Paul Phelan reveal that in Kilkenny last year.
SOS Kilkenny are finalists in SEAI Sustainable Energy Awards 2018

SOS Kilkenny are finalists in SEAI Sustainable Energy Awards 2018

18th October 2019, Kilkenny People Kilkenny People link https://www.kilkennypeople.ie/news/home/342604/sos-kilkenny-are-finalists-in-seai-sustainable-energy-awards.html 3CEA were selected for its work on a project with SOS Kilkenny, a long-established organisation which provides a lifetime commitment to people with a learning disability. 3CEA team were delighted that SOS Kilkenny was selected as a finalist and our team was delighted to work with SOS Kilkenny team to …
Visitor boom for Kilkenny for Energy Now Expo Ireland

Visitor boom for Kilkenny for Energy Now Expo Ireland

4th of October 2018 Kilkenny People Link:  https://www.kilkennypeople.ie/news/home/339657/visitor-boom-for-kilkenny-for-energy-now-expo-ireland.html Kilkenny and the wider south east are in line for a major visitor boost in the run up to the October Bank Holiday Weekend as the Energy Now Expo Ireland returns to Cillin Hill on the edge of the city. The free national event on Wednesday, October 24, …
Tipperary dairy farmer slashes electricity bill with solar panels on milking parlour roof.

Tipperary dairy farmer slashes electricity bill with solar panels on milking parlour roof.

17 Sept 2018 Tipperary Live.ie Link https://www.tipperarylive.ie/news/home/336282/tipperary-dairy-farmer-slashes-electricity-bill-with-solar-panels-on-milking-parlour-roof.html Tipperary dairy farmers, John and Marguerite Ryan, were spending upwards of €500 a month on electricity alone. Milking 130 cows twice daily, washing out milking machines and lighting the parlour were major drains on power on the family farm at Gortnahoe near Thurles. “My father and I were at …
Cutting a dairy farm’s electricity bill by 20% with solar

Cutting a dairy farm’s electricity bill by 20% with solar

Jul 8, 2018, 1:00pm Agriland.ie link https://www.agriland.ie/farming-news/cutting-a-dairy-farms-electricity-bill-by-20-with-solar/ Dairy farming in Skeoughvosteen, Co. Kilkenny, Cathal Moran has made his own piece of solar history by having a solar PV (photovoltaic) system installed on his farm. The 10kWp project was installed in a single day and will produce up to 9,000kWh of electricity per annum – that’s enough to …
3CEA create ‘energy-efficient zone’ to attract jobs

3CEA create ‘energy-efficient zone’ to attract jobs

January 22nd, 2018 LinkedIn.com link https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/3cea-create-energy-efficient-zone-attract-jobs-commerce/ 3CEA Three Counties:- Kilkenny Carlow and Wexford have come together to create a low-carbon, energy-efficient zone which they say will attract jobs Everyone in this area, be they a multinational or a homeowner in a semi-detached house, will benefit from the low-carbon, energy-efficient hub for business this creates. It establishes …
Three counties create ‘low carbon, energy efficient zone’

Three counties create ‘low carbon, energy efficient zone’

Mon, Jan 22, 2018, 06:00 The Irish Times.com link https://www.irishtimes.com/business/energy-and-resources/three-counties-create-low-carbon-energy-efficient-zone-1.3363150 Business and energy interests in counties Wexford, Kilkenny and Carlow are supporting efforts to create “a low carbon, energy efficient zone”, which they predict will be a unique magnet for multinational companies looking for “a near-zero emissions European base”. The 3 Counties Energy Agency (3CEA) is …