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.

You can also refine the results to select Irish resources and you can sort by date.

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  • Construction

    Eco Design

    Title: Guidance on the Design and Construction of Sustainable, Low Carbon Mix-Use Buildings

    Guidance on the Design and Construction of Sustainable, Low Carbon Mix-Use Buildings

    Provides guidance on the design and construction of sustainable, low and
    zero carbon buildings in the UK.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Energy Efficiency; Lighting

    Title: Energy Efficiency Best Practice Guide: Lighting

    Energy Efficiency Best Practice Guide: Lighting

    A guide for businesses on the benefits & methods of reducing energy consumption due to lighting.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Environmental Performance

    Title: Green your business for growth

    Green your business for growth

    How adopting a green growth strategy can give your organisation a competitive edge.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Resource Efficiency

    Title: Green Office: A Guide to Running a More Cost-effective and Environmentally Sustainable Office

    Green Office: A Guide to Running a More Cost-effective and Environmentally Sustainable Office

    This guide provides advice
    on energy and water efficiency measures,
    legislation, transport, and how to
    communicate, maintain and review resource
    efficiency measures in your organisation.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Resource Efficiency

    Title: Finding Cost Savings: Resource Efficiency for SMEs

    Finding Cost Savings: Resource Efficiency for SMEs

    This guide aims to help small to mediumsised
    enterprises/organisations (SMEs) and
    the business support organisations advising
    them to find concise, useful reference
    information on resource efficiency.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Energy Efficiency; Waste; Waste Prevention; Water Management

    Title: Changing Behaviour - Saving Resources

    Changing Behaviour – Saving Resources

    This guide provides information on the work carried out as part of the Galway Waste Prevention Programme. The guide also details areas in which businesses can improve environmental performance and includes a number of case studies.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Environmental Performance

    Title: Environmental Management Approaches to Improving the Environmental Performance of your Business

    Environmental Management Approaches to Improving the Environmental Performance of your Business

    This guide provides an introduction to current approaches for improving the environmental performance of industrial processes, products & services.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: Energy Efficiency in Commercial Building, Accreditation and Skills Scoping Report

    Energy Efficiency in Commercial Building, Accreditation and Skills Scoping Report

    Report on how to improve energy efficiency through retrofitting technologies

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Report 2015
  • Agriculture

    Energy Efficiency; Waste Prevention; Water Management

    Title: Farming the Environment

    Farming the Environment

    This guide for farmers provides information on conserving water, saving energy & preventing waste, as well as including relevant legislation.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015