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08
Oct

Irish Bioenergy Association Tour – 26th Sept 2018

On Wednesday 26th September, The Irish Bioenergy Association Tour took place. This was a visit to Bioenergy Processing and Heating Facilities.   IrBEA is the association representing the Bioenergy Industry in Ireland. The main objectives of the association are to influence policy makers to promote the development of bioenergy and to promote the interests of […]

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13
Aug

Solar Panel Installation In Pictures

Topic: PV Solar Panels Ireland: In Pictures. Click below to view a solar panel installation in pictures.   These Solar PV panels were installed on a factory in 2017.  We put together a few pictures from the installation in a brief slide show to illustrate how an installation takes place.  This is a 130kWp system. Click […]

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02
Jan

2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 2,700 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 5 years to get that many views. Click here to see the complete report.

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20
Dec

Happy Christmas From Enerpower

Enerpower would like to wish all its followers a great christmas and a prosperous new year. I will be back in January with more blog posts to answer any questions you may have about renewable energy.

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10
Dec

€30m turbines to help protect 4,000 jobs

It is hoped up to 4,000 jobs will be secured after An Bord Pleanála last week granted permission to four healthcare companies to build €30m wind turbines in Cork Harbour. The planning appeals board granted healthcare companies Janssen Biologics, (Centocor at the time of the application), DePuy, GlaxoSmithKline and Novartis permission to build four wind turbines, each 100m high, to supply their plants with green energy. It is estimated that…

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20
Sep

Visit us at the National Ploughing Championships 2012

Visit Enerpower during the National Ploughing Championships 2012 The National Ploughing Championship is one of Europe’s largest Outdoor Exhibitions and Agricultural Trade Shows. This year’s National Ploughing Championships will take place from September 25th to 27th at Heathpark, New Ross, Co. Wexford Enerpower will be launching their new Acorn multi-fuel boiler at this years Ploughing Championships. Visit our stand: Q. 518 in Block 1 Our new boiler will be on…

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31
Jul

Bord Gáis applies for permission to increase gas prices

Gas prices may increase for all residential customers if permission is granted to Bord Gáis Energy to increase prices by over 7.5%. The Commission for Energy Regulation has two weeks to consider the request. It is widely expected to sanction the increase despite the fall in gas prices globally. Bord Gáis Energy provides gas to 70% of all residential customers. If the price increase is approved the average yearly gas…

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30
Jul

Oil prices will increase if Iran closes the Strait of Hormuz

[caption id="attachment_292" align="aligncenter" width="250"] Strait_of_hormuz[/caption] Approximately 20% of the worlds oil passes through the Strait of Hormuz.  In recent days Iran issued repetitions of threats to close the Strait of Hormuz by military means. There have been a series of such threats over the past year. This conflict may increase the price of oil significanlty. Experts have predicted that oil prices will rise to between 300-500 dollars per barrel if…

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27
Jul

WHAT IS A BER?

 A Building Energy Rating or BER is similar to the energy label on your fridge with a scale of A-G. A-rated homes are the most energy efficient and G the least efficient.  An example of a BER Certificate  How is a BER calculated? A BER is based on the characteristics of major components of the dwelling (wall, roof and floor dimensions, window and door sizes and orientations) as well as…

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