Monthly Archives: January 2015

Green Awards 2015

The 7th Annual Green Awards deadline for entry has been extended to February 6th. The awards ceremony takes place on the 8th April…

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LIEN Report 2013 is published and available online

Ireland’s largest energy users have improved their energy performance by 27% since 1995 according to a new report by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI)…

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Irish Fish Canners: Developing our business & furthering sustainability through Origin Green

Irish Fish Canners embarked on an efficiency review in 2013 generating significant reductions in energy, fish waste and carbon footprint. Investment in its round-can production line has allowed for considerable improvements in labour, energy and material costs as well as reductions in waste…

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Energy in Ireland Key Statistics 2014

This booklet presents a summary of the key points from a number of Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s Energy Policy Statistical Support Unit reports…

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Berlin duo launch a supermarket with no packaging

Shrink-wrapped shallots and polystyrene-packed peppers are a thing of the past at Original Unverpackt, a German concept store selling groceries without the packaging..

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Nestlé’s Peter Brabeck: our attitude towards water needs to change

Nestlé chair Peter Brabeck talks to Jo Confino about the need to build water stewardship into core business strategy and how a sense of entitlement causes irresponsible use…

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