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This report is the first to examine in detail how well the Irish supply chain is positioned to capture new business as a result of the anticipated investment in the sustainable energy related products and services needed to meet Ireland’s renewable energy and energy efficiency targets for 2020.A chapter is dedicated to energy efficiency in the construction sector, demonstrating the total value of energy savings from technologies deployed in some cases. Some sections are also dedicated to innovating financing means in this sector and building a skilled work force.
Post date: 21 Aug 2014
Type: Publication

Post date: 9 Jun 2014
Type: Event

Four country specific reports presenting the results of the Technology Screening carried out in the School of the Future project have now been published. The reports present the impact on the energy performance and indoor environment quality and their economic feasibility of selected energy retrofit technologies for school buildings.
Post date: 7 Feb 2014
Type: News

The BEEM-UP (Building Energy Efficiency for Massive Market Uptake) project has successfully reduced the heating energy demand of included buildings by more than 75%, both exceeding key targets and clearly demonstrating the economic, social and technological feasibility of retrofitting in this sector.
Post date: 11 Dec 2013
Type: News

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a method for improving the connections between stacked solar cells that allows for the greater overall efficiency of the solar energy devices. This technique allows these cells to operate at solar concentrations of 70,000 suns worth of energy while minimizing the amount of voltage lost as "wasted energy," or heat.For more information please visit Nature World News website.article © Nature World News
Post date: 16 Sep 2013
Type: News

Post date: 30 Aug 2013
Type: Event

Buildings are the largest energy consuming sector in the world and account for over one-third of total final energy consumption and an equally important source of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Achieving significant energy and emissions reduction in the buildings sector is a challenging but obtainable policy goal. This study provides informative insights on:- cost-effective options, key technologies and opportunities in the buildings sector;- solutions for reducing electricity demand growth and flattening peak demand;
Post date: 5 Jul 2013
Type: Publication

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Post date: 24 Apr 2013
Type: Event

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Post date: 12 Oct 2012
Type: Publication