How does Ireland move to a place where energy efficiency in our economy can be improved by as much as a fifth?
It does so by offering guidance, assistance and providing businesses with the right tools to get the job done. That includes helping firms to improve energy consumption, showing them how to maximize resources and helping them to optimise their energy-related operations in a smart way.
Together, over the past 3 years, Dockslands21 participants have already undertaken 193 conservation projects. These include insulation, lighting controls, office equipment, behavioural and awareness campaigns.
Docklands21 is developing a plan to save an addition>6GWh of their energy consumption and rolling out support services to the 40 firms already involved.
By inspiring companies, SMEs, communities, institutions and professional services to improve their consumption profile, Docklands21 is playing a leading role in a wider national and international picture.
Managing risks and rewards in a changing world, sustainability leads to new opportunities. Docklands21 allows participants align business goals and sustainable objectives.
From a company and overall Ireland Inc. perspective, outputs include: Positive bottom/top line financial results, contributing to competitiveness. Achieve internal efficiency & sustainable objectives, including CSR.
With a combined €20 million energy spend in 2015, Docklands 21 has full support with them to decrease this spend while increasing overall corporate competiteness.
Developing the next generation of commercial/residential space, €1.9 billion will be invested in Dublin’s docklands over the next number of years with every new build built to the highest environmental stanards.
Ensuring that existing stock can also achieve the highest resource efficiency stanards, we are working to grow Docklands21 into one of the most successful networks of its kind in Europe at all times underpinning Irish competitivesness.