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New windfarms to supply enough renewable energy to power over 36,000 homes
26
Apr

New windfarms to supply enough renewable energy to power over 36,000 homes

New windfarms to supply enough renewable energy to power over 36,000 homes The five new windfarms are located at Longmountain and Glenbuck in County Antrim and at Altamuskin, Eshmore and Gortfinbar in County Tyrone. The new facilities will generate a combined total of 73MWs of renewable energy. The two Antrim windfarms will generate 27.6MWs and [...]

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Enerpower show at the SEAI Energy Show Dublin 2017
05
Apr

Enerpower show at the SEAI Energy Show Dublin 2017

Enerpower show at the SEAI Energy Show Dublin 2017 Ireland's leading business to business sustainable energy event. The SEAI Energy Show is essential if you work in energy, or if your business has an interest in sustainable energy. Enerpower had a great few days spent at the #energyshow17, it was great to meet you all! Minister [...]

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Wind Farm
06
Mar

Denmark met 100% of its energy needs with wind power alone

Denmark met 100% of its energy needs with wind power alone Denmark generated enough wind power to meet its entire energy demand one day in February, breaking all records. Denmark managed to run on wind energy alone one day last month. On February 22, wind power supplied 104 per cent of the country’s energy needs [...]

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Google on Tablet
08
Dec

Google wants to run on 100% renewable energy by 2017

Google wants to run on 100% renewable energy by 2017 In 2011, Google chugged about 0.013 percent of the world’s energy use to fuel their data centers and office spaces. As things continue, that consumption is only going to increase, leaving behind a hefty energy bill and a grubby carbon footprint. Next year, 100 percent [...]

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Sweden on target to run entirely on renewable energy by 2040
26
Oct

Sweden on target to run entirely on renewable energy by 2040

Sweden on target to run entirely on renewable energy by 2040 Last year, 57 per cent of Sweden's power came from renewables such as hydropower and wind sources, with the remainder coming from nuclear power.  The country now plans to tap into its "large potential" for onshore wind power, in order to make the country [...]

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Portugal runs for four days straight on renewable energy alone
19
May

Portugal runs for four days straight on renewable energy alone

Portugal runs for four days straight on renewable energy alone Portugal kept its lights on with renewable energy alone for four consecutive days last week in a clean energy milestone revealed by data analysis of national energy network figures. Electricity consumption in the country was fully covered by solar, wind and hydro power in an [...]

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05
May

Why cities are so well-suited to renewable-energy growth

Why cities are so well-suited to renewable-energy growth Kate Gordon (@katenrg) is a vice chair at the Paulson Institute.  Last week, 175 countries signed onto a global agreement to significantly reduce carbon emissions in the face of the threat of climate change. Many of those same countries—particularly India, China, and Nigeria—are simultaneously experiencing major urbanization [...]

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SEAI Energy Show 2016
07
Apr

SEAI Energy Show 2016

SEAI Energy Show 2016 Enerpower are delighted to be showing at the SEAI Energy in the RDS, Dublin, 6th & 7th April 2016. Come visit us at the Austrian Pavilion, we have fantastic energy saving products and amazing show offers! We look forward to seeing you at the show Tweet!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs'); Contact us [...]

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What "Happened" in renewables last year, 2015?
15
Feb

What “happened” in renewables last year, 2015?

What "happened" in renewables last year, 2015? COP21 For Philip Totaro, CEO at Totaro & Associates, the COP21 was the top event last year. “I would have to undoubtedly say the COP21 event in which the commitment of private and public funds to double the R&D spend to USD 20 billion is the most significant [...]

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Wind energy statistics
25
Sep

Wind energy statistics

Wind energy statistics Wind Energy is a growing sector in Ireland and Northern Ireland, creating jobs and benefiting communities. See below the latest facts and figures on the wind energy industry. 228 The number of Wind Farms on the island of Ireland. 195 The number of wind farms in the Republic of Ireland 3025MW Installed [...]

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Tesco Donabate wind turbine
28
Aug

Wind turbine for Tesco Donabate, Co. Dublin

Wind turbine for Tesco Donabate, co. Dublin Installation of a wind turbine Next month Enerpower will commence the installation of a wind turbine at Ireland's largest building, Tesco Distribution Centre, Donabate Co. Dublin. The 833,000 sq ft of warehouse will be powered by an Enerpower Wind Turbine and will greatly assist in energy savings and [...]

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31
Jul

Aran Islands could be carbon neutral by 2022

Aran Islands could be carbon neutral by 2022 Three offshore islands are outstripping the mainland in their drive to become carbon neutral by 2020. A pilot project involving use of electric cars and building upgrades indicates that fossil fuel dependence on the Aran islands could be cut by 84 per cent, community leaders told Minister [...]

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22
May

Balmoral show 2015

Balmoral show 2015 Balmoral Show We had a great time at the Balmoral Show in Belfast last week, lovely to catch up and meet you all! If anyone would like more information on biomass boilers or wind turbines please do not hesitate to contact us.  Tweet!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs'); Contact us on +353 051 364 [...]

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20
Apr

Are wind farm health concerns a load of hot air?

Are wind farm health concerns a load of hot air? Australia’s peak medical agency is set to continue funding research into the health impacts of wind farms at considerable public expense, despite a barrage of studies from around the globe concluding that their effects upon the physical well-being of nearby residents are negligible. Warwick Anderson, [...]

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