IFJ Junior: making energy from slurry
Stephen Robb
Methane, which is emitted from slurry, can be captured and used as renewable energy, writes Stephen Robb.
11 June 2024 News
HGVs can now refuel with biomethane at new station
Up to 50 HGVs will be able to refuel with biomethane in Ireland's first ever dedicated Bio-CNG self-service station which opened today in Dublin.
8 June 2024 News
Kerry County Council to ramp up farm inspections
The number of planned farm inspections carried out by Kerry County Council was found to be inadequate by the EPA.
€63m Dublin AD plant to connect directly to national gas network
An agreement between Gas Networks Ireland and Bia Energy will see renewable biomethane gas from the Bia Energy facility at Huntstown, Co Dublin, injected directly into the gas network.
30 May 2024 News
Farmers need to be incentivised to get involved in AD - Teagasc
Farmers have an opportunity to play a leading role to provide feedstock for AD plants, the final Renewables Roadshow event heard on Tuesday.
1 May 2024 Renewables
Research reveals one-third of Irish families grow fruit and veg at home
New Irish research reveals one-third of Irish families are now growing fruit and veg at home, with over 80% of Irish children consuming fruit and veg every day.
18 April 2024 News
Renewables rollout – know the value of your land
With the rollout of renewables and energy infrastructure set to continue at pace, Stephen Robb looks at the value of some of the lease and purchase deals being offered to landowners.
16 March 2024 Land Report 2013
Minister highlights national stop food waste day
The focus of this year's national stop food waste day, taking place this Friday, is encouraging people to know more about their food waste habits by taking the stop food waste challenge.
1 March 2024 News
Cutting edge advances for farmers and processors on display at awards ceremony
Greenman Group’s inaugural Future Food Retail award winners could change industry.
31 January 2024 News
Minister issues call for food waste reduction initiatives
Funding will be awarded on a competitive basis for projects which are designed to reduce food waste generated in rural areas.
31 January 2024 News