European Investment Bank Assists in Tipperary’s Energy Transformation

  European Investment Bank (EIB) is supporting the implementation of Tipperary’s €37M investment programme in energy efficiency over the next 3 years. Tipperary joins London, Manchester and Paris as a recipient of the ELENA facility (European Local Energy Assistance). Tipperary Energy Agency is the first organisation in Ireland to secure this project development support for […]

Up to 50% Funding Available to Community Groups for Energy Projects in Tipperary

Almost €2 million worth of energy upgrade work is coming to completion in Tipperary under the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s 2016 Better Energy Communities scheme. Tipperary Energy Agency ( a not-for-profit organisation) is now calling on local community groups, sports facilities, private businesses and public sector organisations with potential energy efficiency upgrade projects for […]

Energy Efficiency Funding Opportunity for Community Groups and Businesses

Better Energy Communities is an Energy Efficiency Grant Scheme available through the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) and administeredby Tipperary Energy Agency in partnership with North Tipperary Leader Partnership.   There is up to 50% funding available to community groups and up to 25% funding to businesses for energy efficiency projects. Work that could […]

Tipperary County Council Signs The Covenant of Mayors

Tipperary County Council has now become a signatory of The Covenant of Mayors. The Covenant of Mayors is the mainstream European movement involving local and regional authorities, voluntarily committing to increasing energy efficiency and use of renewable energy sources on their territories. There are currently six other signatories in Ireland – Cork County, Dublin, Kerry […]

Conference on the Benefits of Energy Efficiency in Industry

Research project identifies potential for 20% energy savings for Irish industry Detail to be revealed at upcoming LIT hosted energy seminar & exhibition Industry will learn how it can save up to 20% per annum in energy bills thanks to a breakthrough third-level research project that will be unveiled at a major energy efficiency conference […]

€30m will be invested in improving energy efficiency in Local Authority Homes in 2014

More than 13,000 homes benefitted in 2013   Minister for Housing and Planning, Jan O’Sullivan, TD, has announced that €30m will be invested in upgrading the energy efficiency of local authority homes this year. The funding is part of a three year jobs stimulus programme that will see the energy efficiency of 25,000 of the […]

Green Business hosts Resource Efficiency Seminars for businesses in association with IBEC, Enterprise Ireland and BIM.

Green Business, one of the flagship programmes of the National Waste Prevention Scheme, has just teamed up with IBEC, Enterprise Ireland and BIM, to host a series of seminars on Resource Efficiency, this November. These seminars will demonstrate how easy it is to improve resource efficiency in business, by asking a number of businesses to show other […]

€50m investment will see lower bills and warmer homes for 25,000 families

Minister Jan O’Sullivan today announced a €50m three year energy efficiency investment programme for local authority homes.  It is a key part of the Government’s additional €150m capital investment in the economy over 2013-2014. Beginning this year the energy insulation measures will target the 25,000 least energy efficient local authority homes.  This will result in […]

Borrisokane Home Energy Weekend

A Short Course in Home Energy Management and Thermal Insulation Installation When: November 23rd-25th Where: Borrisokane Limited places available. Book Your Place before Wednesday November 21st: Contact Derry on 086-3191673 or email: derry@localswitch.ie This weekend course is based on level 5 FETAC programmes in energy management and insulation.  The course covers concepts from Energy Management […]

SERVE Project Brings €10.5M Investment To Tipperary

1,500 Tipp homes require energy upgrades each year –       Nenagh to host SERVE Energy Week on Oct 1-5 The final event of the four-year SERVE (Sustainable Energy for the Rural Village Environment) project in North Tipperary will take place from October 1-5 at the Abbey Court Hotel in Nenagh. ‘SERVE Energy Week’ will feature contributions […]