New energy co-op launched on the Aran Islands

A public meeting in Cill Rónáin, Árainn,  has led to the establishment of  Fuinneamh Oileáin Árann Comharchumann  Teoranta. The Co-operatives aims and objectives represent a model for renewable energy co-operatives, recognising the importance of environmental sustainability, the potential for research opportunities and partnerships and significantly, the importance of the community identifying and benefiting from the highly Read more about New energy co-op launched on the Aran Islands[…]

Growing value of renewables to the electricity consumer

Recent reports have indicated that the rising price of Gas is set to increase energy bills for consumers in Ireland. This is not only because those homes who buy Gas directly face higher prices from their providers, but also through their impact household budgets in the form of higher electricity bills.   This will happen Read more about Growing value of renewables to the electricity consumer[…]