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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  • Food

    Energy Efficiency; Waste Prevention; Water Management

    Title: Benchmarking Resource Efficiency in Irish Dairy Processing

    Benchmarking Resource Efficiency in Irish Dairy Processing

    This study examines the sustainability performance of Irish dairy processing sector, identify plants with superior performance and encourage those with scope for improvement.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Report 2011
  • Hospitality

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: Successful Energy Efficiency Technologies integration in SME Hotels

    Successful Energy Efficiency Technologies integration in SME Hotels

    This report provides examples of best practices in the hotel sector regarding the integration of energy efficiency solutions

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2011
  • Business

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: Energy Management Handbook

    Energy Management Handbook

    This booklet teaches SME’s how to establish energy management system, explains concepts and procedures of an energy audit and introduces methods of energy efficiency diagnostics, technologies and best practices

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2011
  • Hospitality

    Green Events

    Title: A Guide to running green meetings and events

    A Guide to running green meetings and events

    This Guide helps businesses to plan green events and meetings

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2010
  • Business

    Food Waste

    Title: Less Food Waste, More Profit

    Less Food Waste, More Profit

    This Guide book offers tips and suggestions on how to mimimise food waste

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2010
  • Business

    Waste Prevention

    Title: Promoting Resource Efficiency in Small & Medium Sized Enterprises

    Promoting Resource Efficiency in Small & Medium Sized Enterprises

    This guide aims to promote resource efficiency and cleaner production to Small & Medium Sized Enterprises

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2010
  • Business

    Life Cycle Management

    Title: Life Cycle Management

    Life Cycle Management

    This guide is aimed at in-house experts and non-specialist mangers to learn to apply life cycle management practices throughout value chain

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2010
  • Business

    Green Economy

    Title: Future Skills Needs of Enterprise within the Green Economy in Ireland

    Future Skills Needs of Enterprise within the Green Economy in Ireland

    This report informs education and training providers on the required alignment of their programmes to meet enterprise needs and help individuals make an informed decision around potential employment opportunities.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Report 2010
  • Business

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: From Shop Floor to Top Floor: Best Business Practices in Energy Efficiency

    From Shop Floor to Top Floor: Best Business Practices in Energy Efficiency

    This guide underlines the importance of energy efficiency in business as a result of rising energy prices and climate concerns and establishes best practice guides and advice for business

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    Format: Guide 2010