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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  • 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.

    Keywords: Download
    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
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: Water Conservation for Business

    Water Conservation for Business

    This booklet shows how to conserve water and save money in business.

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    Format: Guide 2008
  • Business

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: Guidebook on Energy Management for SME's

    Guidebook on Energy Management for SME’s

    This guide establishes the necessity for an energy policy for SME’s with emphasis on cost savings, auditing and energy management

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    Format: Guide 2008
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: Facility Manager’s Guide to Water Management

    Facility Manager’s Guide to Water Management

    This workbook was developed to provide guidance to utility customers to design a water management program and provides a step-by-step instructions and suggestions how to develop and implement a water conservation program

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    Format: Guide 2008
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: Effective Utility Management

    Effective Utility Management

    This report advises through the experience of a group of leaders in water management into a framework intended to help utility managers identify and address most pressing needs.

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    Format: Guide 2008
  • Food Waste

    Waste Prevention

    Title: Cost-Effective Management of Organic Waste from the Food & Drink and Hospitality Sectors

    Cost-Effective Management of Organic Waste from the Food & Drink and Hospitality Sectors

    This guide designed to help advise manufacturers, retailers, caterers, hotels and hospitality outlets choose most appropriate and cost-effective options for managing organic waste.

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    Format: Guide 2008
  • Education

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: Energy management case study at Cork Institute of Technology

    Energy management case study at Cork Institute of Technology

    This project aimed at reducing energy usage in a building in Cork Institute of Technology using new lighting technologies.

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    Format: Case Studies 2007