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This year’s Balmoral Show will be biggest and best yet
Thu, Mar 26th, 2015, 11:08 am

The biggest and best Balmoral Show is on its way, according to the organisers. RUAS chief executive Colin McDonald announced […]

Greenlink interconnector won’t be getting the green light
Wed, Mar 11th, 2015, 10:34 am

Ofgem is not taking forward the ‘Greenlink’ interconnector between Ireland and Wales, which it believes will not provide sufficient value […]

Ashcroft Trailer Hire gets its stolen trailer back… after a year
Thu, Feb 26th, 2015, 1:20 pm

Ashcroft Trailer Hire has had a valuable trailer, which was stolen over a year ago, returned to them. The £12,000 […]

Britain on its way to meeting 2020 renewable targets
Tue, Feb 24th, 2015, 2:22 pm

With wind power substituting for gas and coal use and driving down greenhouse gas emissions, the UK is on track […]

Northern Ireland windfarm reopens after turbine collapse
Fri, Feb 13th, 2015, 12:15 pm

A Northern Ireland windfarm which was shut last month following the collapse of a turbine has been given the go-ahead to reopen. […]

Rethink Waste campaign launches new recycling locator
Wed, Feb 4th, 2015, 2:14 pm

WRAP is supporting partners in their efforts to increase effective recycling with the launch of a new Recycling Locator as […]

RiverRidge warns of imminent changes to Landfill Tax Classification
Wed, Feb 4th, 2015, 2:11 pm

Imminent changes to landfill tax means that local businesses in the Construction and Demolition (C&D) industry could be heavily out […]

NIRIG ANNUAL CONFERENCE BRINGS POSITIVE NEWS ABOUT RENEWABLE ENERGY
Thu, Jan 29th, 2015, 7:13 am

Almost a fifth (19.5%) of the entire electricity requirement for Northern Ireland came from renewable sources in 2014, 18.3% of […]

NIEA Chief is leaving to take up Scottish post
Tue, Jan 27th, 2015, 2:59 pm

Northern Ireland Environment Agency chief executive Terry A’Hearn is set to succeed James Curran as chief executive of the Scottish Environment Protection Agency in April. His background […]

Visit our unique sustainable village at Balmoral Show
Tue, Jan 27th, 2015, 10:05 am

It has been said that the world is a village – and if that is the case, we would like […]

ireland hits a new high in wind energy production
Thu, Jan 8th, 2015, 12:17 pm

The island of Ireland has taken quite a battering from the wind recently… but that’s been good news for the […]

Probe under way after turbine collapses at Tyrone wind farm
Mon, Jan 5th, 2015, 3:25 pm

Following the collapse 0f a 100-metre high wind turbine  in Northern Ireladn, the remaining turbines have been shut down. Doreen Walker, director of […]

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Contents

Waste & Recycling

  • 4spacerNorthern Ireland's new super councils will have to learn fast, says Minister Mark H Durkan
  • 6spacerNew 4.2m Strabane project is the last word in waste transfer & recycling
  • 16spacerEnterprise Minister Arlene Foster supports inaugural Safety, Heath & Awareness Day
  • 20spacerWhy the industry will always feel secure with Brigade Electronics products
  • 24spacerA change for the better at new-look MCL Consulting

Environment

  • 38spacerNorthern Ireland SMEs prove that BITES is the way forward
  • 40spacerCrest Centre in Fermanagh begins important cross-border work

THE SUSTAINABLE VILLAGE

  • 45spacerOur 'Village like no other' is a stunning addition to this years Balmoral Show

Energy

  • 64spacerEdina's Integrated approach provides farm energy solution
  • 66spacerLaunch of Energy Institute Young Professional Network is welcomed
  • 70spacerPowerair's work at Huhtamaki so good, it becomes a case study
  • 76spacerLarge companies are warned not to drag their heals over ESOS
  • 80spacerWind power hits a new high, NIRIG's annual conference is told

Regular Columns

  • 23spacerIan Garner, Manager WRAP Northern Ireland
  • 37spacerEnvironment Minister Mark H. Durkan ...From the Desk of
  • 69spacerSam Knox, Chairperson, Energy Institute Northern Ireland Branch ...From the Desk of
  • 81spacerOnline Products & Services Directory
  • 83spacerPaper Price Index: The latest from the local marketplace
regular columns

Sam Knox2015 – Keeping up the Momentum

By Sam Knox, Chairperson, Energy Institute Northern Ireland Branch 2015 got off to a flying start with the technical visit […]

Mark H. Durkan, Minister of environmentLET’S EMBRACE THE OPPOR-TUNITIES OFFERED BY LOCAL GOVERNMENT REFORM

By Mark H. Durkan, Minister of environment TThis April, a new era for local government in Northern Ireland will begin […]

By Dr Ian Garner, Manager, WRAP Northern IrelandTHE SOCIAL (ENVIRON-MENTAL… and ECONOMIC) NETWORK

By Dr Ian Garner, Manager, WRAP Northern Ireland WYou may think WRAP Northern Ireland is purely an environmental organisation but […]