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SAVE THE DATE: BIOENERGY FUTURE IRELAND CONFERENCE – WEDNESDAY 26 FEBRUARY 2020

Bioenergy Future Ireland 2020 will attract senior-level executives & decision-makers from the Irish Bioenergy community to create an environment in which to network, do business and access knowledge on the latest developments, trends, strategies and policies relating to energy consumption in Ireland. IrBEA intends to lead the way on best practices for applications to the […]

SMALL BIOGAS DEMONSTRATION PROJECT – 7 NATIONWIDE BIOGAS INFORMATION WORKSHOPS

Are you interested in developing a small scale biogas plant on your working farm? The Irish Bioenergy Association in conjunction with Teagasc are holding a series of workshops to explore how biogas (anaerobic digestion) can be used to recycle farm wastes and by-products into useful energy and fertiliser. This is an European Innovation Partnership (EIP) […]

Press Release – “Mobilising an Irish Biogas Industry with Policy and Action”

Press Release: Immediate Release Biogas Can Addresses Ireland’s Declared Climate Emergency with Government Policy and Action Now The Irish Bioenergy Association (IrBEA) and Cré – Composting and Anaerobic Digestion Association of Ireland recently launch their joint policy document calling for a biogas support scheme titled “Mobilising an Irish Biogas Industry with Policy and Action”. This […]

IrBEA Member – 3 Counties Energy Agency (3CEA) are Lead Partners in Interreg NWE Project – REGENERGY

Renewable Energy Regions Strong partnerships to connect urban demand & rural supply NWE is one of the EU’s highest energy consuming regions. The share of renewable energy in the region’s production and consumption mix is low and there is a strong dependence on non-renewable energy sources. RegEnergy aims to break up existing structures for increasing […]

IrBEA PRESS RELEASE: Climate Action Plan ambition welcomed but needs to be reinforced with bioenergy support measures

The Irish Bioenergy Association (IrBEA) welcomes the publication last week of the Climate Action Plan. IrBEA articulates that the renewable energy targets set out in the plan in terms of heat and biomethane will only be realised if backed with significant financial supports. Speaking on Friday at a technical workshop on the Support Scheme for […]

PRESS RELEASE: Support Scheme for Renewable Heat Launch is a Game Changer for the Heat Sector

Press Release: Immediate Release 04th June 2019 Support Scheme for Renewable Heat is a Game Changer for the Heat Sector says the Irish Bioenergy Association The Irish Bioenergy Association welcomes the announcement by Minister Bruton this morning that the Support Scheme for Renewable Heat (SSRH) is open for applications from today. Speaking following the announcement […]

SEAI Biomass Heating Workshop

Seán Finan IrBEA CEO presented at an SEAI Workshop in Galway on the Support Scheme for Renewable Heat. Seán discussed the opportunities available for reducing your heating bill and increase sustainable opportunities for your business or public sector organisation with Biomass Heating. These half day conferences were aimed at owners/managers of medium sized businesses or […]

PRESS RELEASE: IrBEA Welcomes SSRH State Aid Approval and Calls for Immediate Opening of the Scheme

16/04/2019 The Irish Bioenergy Association (IrBEA) warmly welcomes the confirmation that the EU has formally approved the state aid application for the Support Scheme for Renewable Heat (SSRH). This scheme needs to open immediately in response to the state aid approval. IrBEA CEO Seán Finan said “the Irish heat sector is currently in a state […]

The Irish Partners IrBEA & WDC visit Germany for Interreg EU RE-DIRECT Conference in Baden Baden

IrBEA and the Western Development Commissions are Irish Partners on the Interreg EU REDIRECT project. Sean Finan and Teresa O’Brien from IrBEA had 3 productive days in Baden-Baden last week, a partners meeting took place on the Monday where all partners reported on developments and work done under the RE-DIRECT project in their jurisdiction. On […]