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New waste management direction ‘confirms need for £240m Becon Project’
Wed, Apr 13th, 2016, 2:48 pm

The Department of Environment’s Environmental Policy Division has confirmed that the recent EU Commission Communication on the Circular Economy has […]

Get Your Entries in NOW for Annual Sustainable Ireland Awards!
Tue, Apr 12th, 2016, 3:40 pm

With preparations well underway for our 11th annual Sustainable Ireland Awards, we are now inviting entries for the  various different […]

Construction Begins on Northern Ireland’s First Large Scale Energy from Waste Project
Tue, Mar 22nd, 2016, 10:22 am

Northern Ireland’s first large scale Energy from Waste facility has commenced construction in Belfast’s Harbour Estate. The Full Circle Generation […]

Bell announces his decision on closure of support for the onshore wind industry
Mon, Mar 7th, 2016, 11:19 am

Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Jonathan Bell has published his response to the consultation on closure of the Northern Ireland […]

RiverRidge Recycling Acquires Northern Ireland Business from Suez
Thu, Mar 3rd, 2016, 3:09 pm

Recycling and waste management company, RiverRidge Recycling, has acquired the Northern Ireland operations of SUEZ, one of Europe’s largest integrated […]

Bell announces extension to RHI closure date
Thu, Feb 11th, 2016, 3:54 pm

Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Jonathan Bell has announced that the domestic and non domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) schemes […]

Shock Closure of Northern Ireland Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme
Mon, Feb 8th, 2016, 11:51 am

The Renewable Heat Incentive scheme has become a victim of its own success, with government proposals to end the support. […]

Household waste to landfill at lowest ever rates
Tue, Feb 2nd, 2016, 4:12 pm

Environment Minister Mark H Durkan has welcomed the statistics that show household waste landfilled in July to September 2015 fell […]

Latest News Updates from the Energy Institute NI
Wed, Jan 20th, 2016, 12:20 pm

Members of the Northern Ireland branch of the Energy Institute are paying a visit on Wednesday January 27th (from 9.30am […]

UFU and Small Scale Wind Industry Meet ETI Committee on Closure of Renewable Support Scheme
Tue, Jan 19th, 2016, 2:05 pm

The Ulster Farmers’ Union and small-scale wind energy companies Simple Power, Renewable NI and Wind NI have joined together to […]

Deadline approaching for Expressions of Interest for NI’s first Cleantech Hub
Tue, Jan 19th, 2016, 1:56 pm

Green technology investors, developers and occupiers have just over a week left to express their interest in Northern Ireland’s first […]

Ireland still heavily dependent on energy imports
Thu, Jan 14th, 2016, 11:36 am

Ireland is still heavily dependent on imported fossil fuels according to the latest “Energy Security in Ireland” report just published […]

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