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# renewable - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Data centres are making energy demands shoot up in Ireland

The trend is putting the state on a collision course with the EU over renewable-energy targets.

# renewable - Thursday 27 April, 2017

ESB and Bord na Móna to develop solar power for 150,000 homes

Renewable energy in Ireland is currently predominantly generated from the wind.

# renewable - Monday 6 April, 2015

Ireland is falling behind in the solar power race - can we catch up?

Is it time to embrace the technology?

# renewable - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

It's something: The sun is set to save Dublin €21,000 a year

A number of the council buildings are set to be fitted with solar panels.

# renewable - Thursday 27 March, 2014

There is a low-cost alternative to Grid25 pylon project, finds new report

ReThink Pylons is calling again on the Irish Government to re-examine its energy policy and Grid25 projects.

# renewable - Friday 17 January, 2014

Column: Can Ireland become a world leader in renewable energy production?

A national renewable energy planning strategy should consider all technologies – not just wind – while proper planning can address fears surrounding adverse local environmental impacts, writes Seán O’Leary.

# renewable - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Bord na Móna wind farm construction launched in Co Tipperary

The 40 megawatt farm is to be based at Bruckhana.

# renewable - Monday 23 April, 2012

New wind farm opened in Kilkenny

The wind farm was officially opened on Sunday in Kilkenny by Minister Pat Rabbitte, who confirmed that Bord Gáis Energy will develop a further 250MWs of wind energy over the next three years.