Ireland

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Post date: 20 Jan 2017
Type: News

  New generation of intelligent efficient District Cooling systems   This newsletter gives a brief explanation of the project and the project´s recent activity:   From outcomes to impacts: The INDIGO value chain   Pilot Projects
Post date: 19 Jan 2017
Type: Publication

BUILD UPON is the world’s largest collaborative project on building renovation, bringing together over 1,000 organisations across 13 countries, at over 80 events in 2016-17.    
Post date: 21 Dec 2016
Type: Link

By the end of 2015, a series of free postgraduate level training courses in Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) will begin around Europe. These ‘Professional Energy Skills in NZEB’ courses aim to empower building professionals through the development of skills in energy efficiency and integration of renewables in the retrofit of existing housing stock.   The program is for EU engineers, architects and building manager professionals who are interested in energy efficiency applied to buildings.
Post date: 28 Nov 2016
Type: News

The street lighting infrastructure in Kilkenny County was established during the past 60-70 years. The area selected for this project was a representative sample of the 9,800 lamps throughout the county. Street lighting represents approximately 55% of the municipality’s electricity consumption. The light quality was variable and unsatisfactory. The cost of the upgrades was traditionally the barrier to change.
Post date: 22 Nov 2016
Type: Case

By combining energy usage data with weather/climate, grid and building the tool automatically gives users insight into their energy usage, and provide suggestions on the best way to reduce their expenditure and energy usage.   Useful tool for Energy Professionals to process energy bills quickly
Post date: 7 Oct 2016
Type: Tool

The European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (EUBCE 2017) will celebrate its 25th edition in Stockholm from 12th to 15th June 2017. On behalf of the EUBCE Scientific Committee it is a great pleasure to invite you to be part of this event and to share your latest achievements, findings and innovations with the scientific and industrial communities.
Post date: 15 Sep 2016
Type: News

The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment (DCCAE) of Ireland has launched a public consultation with the aim to seek input on whether the Department should consider any changes to the operation of the next phase of the Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme (EEOS) which will run from 2017 to 2019.
Post date: 19 Aug 2016
Type: News

Consultation Paper & Annual Report 2014-2015  
Post date: 19 Aug 2016
Type: Publication

CHESS SETUP, a European project seeking buildings’ energy self-sufficiency   Low temperature thermal demand (Domestic Hot Water and heating) is worth 50% of the apartment buildings’ needs. A new European project looks for the most efficient solution to cover up this demand with solar energy, even during the months with the lowest level of solar radiation.
Post date: 4 Aug 2016
Type: News