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.

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  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: Water Conservation Guide

    Water Conservation Guide

    This guide outlines the water infrastructure in the Cork region highlights methods of waste water identification and conservation

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    Format: Guide 2009
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: Practical Water Efficiency Guide

    Practical Water Efficiency Guide

    This guide provides information on the implementation of a water efficiency program and saving money through a ten-step process to becoming water efficient

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    Format: Guide 2009
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: Initiatives guiding sustainable water management in the private sector

    Initiatives guiding sustainable water management in the private sector

    This report establishes the major business-relevant initiatives that are addressing the challenge of better defining sustainable water management.

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    Format: Report 2009
  • Business

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: Greenprint for a National Energy Efficiency Retrofit Programme

    Greenprint for a National Energy Efficiency Retrofit Programme

    This report examines the necessity to establish energy efficiency through the retrofitting of existing structures with emphasis on return over investment and the knock on benefits for society and the economy.

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    Format: Report 2009
  • Government

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: Energy Efficiency in Ireland

    Energy Efficiency in Ireland

    This report examines the goals of the domestic energy policy in Ireland, namely supply, competitiveness and protection of the environment. Outlines the drivers of energy efficiency and accompanying economic benefits

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    Format: Report 2009
  • Business

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: Energy Efficiency in Buildings: Transforming the Market

    Energy Efficiency in Buildings: Transforming the Market

    This report concentrates on energy use in buildings during their operation with the contribution of local renewable energy in cutting C02 emissions

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    Format: Report 2009
  • Hospitality

    Energy Efficiency; Waste Prevention; Water Management

    Title: Calling Time on Waste

    Calling Time on Waste

    Handbook advising the drinks industry on cost saving measures through the conservation of water, reduction in energy consumption and waste prevention

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    Format: Guide 2009
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: Better water resources management –Greater resilience today, more effective adaptation tomorrow

    Better water resources management –Greater resilience today, more effective adaptation tomorrow

    This report aims to review different aspects of water use and management relating to climate change.

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    Format: Report 2009
  • Business

    Energy Efficiency; Waste Prevention

    Title: A Guide to Greening your Small Business

    A Guide to Greening your Small Business

    This guide aims to help business owners to establish a more environmentally friendly business through waste reduction, public relations, employee motivation, attracting green customers and flexibility

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    Format: Guide 2009