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Time for Renewable Heat Incentive? UK Energy co-op offers free boilers to communities

A UK energy co-op is offering free biomass boilers to social and community buildings. Biomass Energy Co-op has developed the scheme in partnership with Strand Energy. The biomass boilers can use waste such as cardboard, olives, nuts, straw and coffee

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SEAI report – Energy efficiency vital to achieving energy targets

Energy efficiency is vital to Ireland achieving its renewable energy targets. Full Report available here https://t.co/cXxOyPjQ9G

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2015 – our blog in review

The WordPress.com stats helper prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,900 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it would

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ECT comes second in National Awards

The Get Involved Awards Presentation took place on the 26th of February in the Radisson Blu Hotel in Athlone. Energy Communities Tipperary had been nominated to attend the award ceremony, representatives from the ECT group on the day were: Noel

Posted in Awards, Energy Team, Media Coverage

Opportunity for Community Groups with an interest in Energy

Energy Communities Tipperary (ECT) is an initiative seeking to create energy self sufficiency for communities in Tipperary by harnessing supports available through the Better Energy Communities scheme run by Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI). Since 2011, volunteers from 4

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Tipperary Energy Upgrade Now Complete

HERE’S AN EDITED VERSION OF AN UPDATE BY LIAM LYNCH OF KILCOMMON/REARCROSS ENERGY TEAM – http://bit.ly/10aUAGl Well folks the 2014 Better Energy Communities (BEC) scheme is now officially complete. Marcella Maher Keogh, our Project Manager, has today submitted the final

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Tipp Groups nominated for Top Energy Award

Four community groups in Tipperary are quarterfinalists for the Best Community Energy. Organised by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland, the Sustainable Energy Community Award is for groups and organisations who have set up local energy projects. As shortlisted finalists,

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What Next for Tipperary Energy Communities?

Some pictures from last night’s meeting in Nenagh’s Abbey Court Hotel where 4 #Tipperary Energy Communities met to discuss a vision for their future #drombane

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Energy Communities Tipperary Secures €1.3 Million Energy Investment

Four community groups in Tipperary with support and guidance from North Tipperary LEADER Partnership (NTLP) have been awarded almost €1 million by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) for energy efficiency work to their homes and community buildings totalling

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Update on SEAI Better Energy Application

No news yet, applications have been successfully admitted and we are hoping for any update soon.

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