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Another Ashcroft trailer stolen
Tue, Jul 7th, 2015, 3:56 pm

Ashcroft Trailer Hire have had another trailer stolen… just a few weeks after the last one. This time the Newtownabbey firm […]

Proposed North-South interconnector will be overground
Tue, Jun 9th, 2015, 12:12 pm

The new north-south electricity interconnector is to be built entirely above ground. A planning application for the controversial £250m project has […]

Firms combine to introduce battery storage to Northern Ireland
Thu, Jun 4th, 2015, 11:21 am

Gaelectric and Tesla have announced the purchase and planned deployment of Tesla Energy’s first battery power utility-scale project in Northern Ireland. […]

Irish Energy Investments Increase Presence In Northern Ireland
Fri, May 29th, 2015, 3:02 pm

Irish Energy Investments Limited (IEI), the company that owns RiverRidge Recycling, has announced the acquisition of Natural World Products (NWP) […]

Northern Ireland salt well drilling begins
Mon, May 25th, 2015, 12:42 pm

Well drilling and project management specialist Acona UK has begun drilling operations on a salt well for AIM-listed InfraStrata plc on […]

Our Sustainable Village a big hit at Balmoral Show
Thu, May 14th, 2015, 12:58 pm

Sustainable Ireland’s stunning new addition to this year’s Balmoral Show, The Sustainable Village, has proved to be a big hit […]

Powerair’s work with Huhtamaki becomes Ingersoll Rand case study
Wed, Apr 22nd, 2015, 11:23 am

  In the end, it was a simple scenario: Huhtamaki had a problem, and Powerair had a solution. The upshot was […]

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. […]

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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


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


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


  • 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 […]


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 […]