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    CLIMATE-KIC ACCELERATOR: WHERE GREAT IDEAS GROW INTO GREAT BUSINESSES

    Climate-KIC Accelerator is the cleantech accelerator with a focus on climate impact. Climate-KIC offers a 18-month programme, divided in 3 stages, to grow your own cleantech idea into a great business.  Sustainable Nation is pleased to run the Dublin-based Climate-KIC Accelerator, and the Accelerator Stage 1 is now open for ...

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    TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE THROUGH ENTREPRENEURSHIP – JOIN OUR 2°CAMP

    Climate change is one of the biggest existential threats to humanity, but also as one of the largest opportunities we have ever seen. To quote from “climate change” by Joseph Romm; “climate change will have a bigger impact on your family and friends, and all of humanity than the Internet ...

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    CLIMATELAUNCHPAD – THE GREEN BUSINESS IDEA COMPETITION

    Have an idea for a sustainable business? Not sure how to get started? Enter ClimateLaunchpad. We’ll help you fast-track your green business idea.  You’ll learn how to get it funded and launched. Worldwide.   ClimateLaunchpad is a global Green Business Idea Competition. It is the largest global competition of its type. But ...

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    SUSTAINABLE NATION’S CEO JOINS CORK’S INTERNATIONAL ENERGY RESEARCH CENTRE STEER…

    The International Energy Research Centre (IERC) is an industry-led collaborative research centre in the field of integrated sustainable energy systems, and is jointly funded by the Irish government and industry members. It is one of the largest funded technology centres in Ireland, with a budget of €30m over five years.   The ...

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    DEAL STRUCK TO DEVELOP €220M OF SOLAR PROJECTS IN IRELAND

    60 full-time jobs in South and East of the country Work expected to start next year – creating up to 2,000 construction jobs Deal will bring clean solar power to over 80,000 homes A Dublin-based solar company has entered a joint venture to develop more than €220m of solar projects in Ireland. BNRG Renewables ...

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    SUSTAINABLE NATION HANDED KEY ROLE IN GOVERNMENT’S IFS ACTION PLAN FOR 2017

    Sustainable Nation Ireland will this year play a pivotal role in supporting the Government’s action plan for Ireland’s international financial sector.   Financial services minister Eoghan Murphy, who is also chair of the IFS2020 joint committee, on Monday announced details of the State’s action plan for 2017.   The Strategy for Ireland’s International Financial ...

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    OXYMEM IS NAMED IN THE 2017 GLOBAL CLEANTECH 100

    OxyMem, a fast growing Irish Cleantech company who have been commercialising an innovative solution to reduce costs of wastewater treatment – the Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR), was named for the second year running in the prestigious 2017 Global Cleantech 100. OxyMem was the only Irish company to make the 2017 list produced ...

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    BUSINESS LEADERS LINEOUT FOR SUSTAINABILITY GATHERING

    Ireland’s biggest gathering of business leaders, policy makers and innovators focused on sustainability, skills and investment will take place over two days in Dublin in November. The ‘Sustainability Gathering’ is be held in Dublin from November 21, bringing together more than 500 hundred established businesses, investors, policy-makers and start-ups. The event, hosted ...

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    HOW MAGGROW BECAME TOP OF THE CROPS

    A crop-spraying product that reduces spray drift by more than 80 per cent can help to produce more food, for less. With the world’s population estimated to grow to nine billion people by 2050, the demand for food and water is increasing dramatically. That means farmers and producers need to find more ...

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    A LIGHTBULB MOMENT THAT IS HELPING TO SLASH ENERGY BILLS

    UrbanVolt accelerates other businesses towards greater sustainability Compared to traditional lightbulbs, LEDs are significantly more energy-efficient and can reduce consumption bills by up to 80 per cent. But the technology and installation process is prohibitively expensive for many businesses. So what do you do if the need is great but cash is ...

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    IRELAND IN THE RUNNING AT THE CLIMATE CHANGE ‘OLYMPICS’

    Three Irish cleantech startup companies have made it to the European Final of a major global business competition that promotes ideas and innovations to tackle climate change. The shortlisted firms could win major cash prizes and a place on a business accelerator programme to realise their idea. ClimateLaunchpad, Europe’s largest business ideas ...

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    SUSTAINABLE NATION LAUNCHES €1M ENTERPRISE PROGRAMME, 2° PLATFORM

    The ‘2° Platform’ will help turn Ireland’s smartest sustainability and low-carbon ideas and products into commercial reality. Sustainable Nation Ireland, the body promoting Ireland as a hub for sustainable business, innovation and investment, has today launched a new €1m programme for Irish businesses to support and develop ideas and innovations that ...