Monthly Archives: March 2015

Food waste prevention could save European businesses £7bn a year

Retailers and farmers across Europe could save up to €10bn a year if they work together to roll out innovative new technologies that could dramatically reduce food waste, according to a new report by …

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The price of inertia: Energy savings can yield surprising results

Failing to pursue energy savings in your business will detract from your bottom line. Even minimal effort will yield surprising results.

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Resource Efficiency in Priority Irish Business Sectors

This project will identify the most important economic sectors in Ireland and provide outline resource efficiency (RE) metrics and benchmarks for these sectors, using international and published data, as well as actual Irish industrial data…

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Ireland using five times more renewable energy than in 1990 and is halfway towards EU 2020 targets

In 2013 renewable energy contributed 7.8% of final energy demand, almost halfway towards Ireland’s binding target of 16% under the European Union’s Renewable Energy Directive (RED)…

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‘Energy Efficiency Benefits for Industry’ – SME Exhibition 2015 & Industry Conference

While new technologies and renewable energy sources are gaining in popularity, energy efficiency remains the easiest – and single most cost-effective – way to cut energy costs…

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