Resources

This section of the green business website allows you to download, for free, many useful resources to help your company become more resource efficient. These include reports, guidebooks, case studies and so on.

You can browse through these, search for the resource that you want or refine by subject/topic, sector and/or format.

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  • Business

    Cost Savings

    Title: Green Business Resource Efficiency Case Studies Book

    Green Business Resource Efficiency Case Studies Book

    Green Business Resource Efficiency Case Studies Book.

    17 Green Business Case Studies. Find out what Kerry Foods, Stillorgan Village, Slaney foods and Ballon Meats did to improve their Resource Efficiency (as well as many more businesses).

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Case Studies 2017
  • Business

    Behaviour; Green Economy; Resource Efficiency

    Title: Circular Economy

    Circular Economy

    A new relationship with our good and materials would save resources and energy and create local jobs explains Walter R. Stahel.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Report 2016
  • Business

    Energy; Energy Efficiency; Energy Management; Food Waste; Waste; Waste Prevention; Water; Water Management

    Title: Greening Your Business…how much can you save?”

    Greening Your Business…how much can you save?”

    This guide outlines several case studies that demonstrate a combined saving of over €700,000 made by companies across various industries while working with the Green Business Programme.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Case Studies 2015
  • Business

    Environmental Performance; Resource Efficiency

    Title: Hints and Tips for Improving Resource Efficiency in Your Business

    Hints and Tips for Improving Resource Efficiency in Your Business

    Factsheet containing a series of tips aiming to help identify ways to improve business environmental performance and resource efficiency.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Resource Efficiency

    Title: Workforce Partnerships for Resource Efficiency

    Workforce Partnerships for Resource Efficiency

    This guide is for those people who would like to make a difference, but are unsure where to start. It will help anyone in the workforce to take simple, no-cost and low-cost measures to improve resource efficiency. It explains how to form partnerships with colleagues.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: Water Efficiency Saves Energy

    Water Efficiency Saves Energy

    This guide looks at ways to improve water efficiency and so reduce energy consumption.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Behaviour; Resource Efficiency

    Title: Quick Guide to Changing Behaviour

    Quick Guide to Changing Behaviour

    A factsheet highlighting the importance of staff awareness with regards to resource efficiency & ways of encouraging staff to participate.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Resource Efficiency

    Title: The opportunities to business of improving resource efficiency

    The opportunities to business of improving resource efficiency

    This study forms part of the Commission’s on-going analysis of the opportunities to be gained from improving resource efficiency and how best to help businesses realise the potential economic, as well as environmental and social benefit.

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    Format: Report 2015
  • Business

    Environmental Performance

    Title: The Green Business Plan Guide

    The Green Business Plan Guide

    This guide is intended to provide a basic overview of how you can create a strong business plan that highlights not only the economic potential of your enterprise, but also the environmental and social benefits it will create.

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    Format: Guide 2015