Monthly Archives: April 2018

SMEs in a Green Economy – Green Business presentation to the OECD

In March 2018, James Hogan for the Green Business Programme Ireland presented an OECD Regional Policy Dialogue Meeting on “SMEs in a Green Economy”.

The purpose of the meeting was to advise policy …

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Sick Of Plastic campaigners organised a nationwide day of action against excess supermarket plastic packaging on Saturday April 21st

The Sick of Plastic campaign consists of consumers, citizens, and concerned members of the public who are sick of the rising amount of single-use plastics in Ireland. The campaign is facilitated by VO…

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The 2018 EPA Research Calls are now Open

The call, which is managed by the EPA and funded by the Government through the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, is designed to support the implementation of environmental …

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SEAI launch public information campaign on electric vehicles

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What is an electric vehicle?

Why drive electric?

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SMILE Resource Exchange launches national Hotline and Supports for businesses getting greener

The SMILE Resource Exchange has just launched a new national environmental support programme available in Ireland for businesses interested in finding efficiencies or new opportunities within their cu…

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Concern for bee population losses inspires public demonstration

On Wednesday, the 25th April there will be a demonstration outside the Dáil (Leinster House) at 12.30 pm of an NGO coalition of The Hedge laying Association of Ireland, An Taisce, The Irish Wildlife T…

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Call to the Green Business Stand at the Energy Show!

Green Business will be at this year’s SEAI Energy Show at Stand J7 with SMILE Resource Exchange on April 18th & 19th.

Be sure to drop by the stand. Find out more about Resource Efficiency Asses…

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EPA News

Check out the April edition of EPA News here

This month’s news features:

EPA Climate Change Lecture Series

EPA Annual Highlights 2017

EPA Research News

The Story of Your Stuff – deadlin…

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Public Consultation Process on the Future of the Organic Sector in Ireland

Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Andrew Doyle T.D. has announced his intention to launch a public consultation process on the new strategic plan for the develop…

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Government Funding Announced for EXEED projects

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) is now accepting applications from organisations planning an investment in a new design project or major energy upgrade. The Minister for Communicati…

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