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Green
June 7, 2017

‘Our Teenagers Tell Great Stories’, says the EPA. The Story of Your Stuff winners announced.

The EPA has announced the winner of The Story of Your Stuff competition. Iga Manulak and Emma Jackson, students at St. Mary’s College, Ballysadare, Co. Sligo, wowed the judges with…

H2020
June 7, 2017

Smart money and business acceleration: the SME Instrument Impact Report 2017 edition.

The Horizon 2020’s SME Instrument supports market-creating innovation in small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) with significant growth potential and global ambitions. With more than 31,000 applications received and more than…

Marine
June 7, 2017

New Marine Research Cluster For Connemara To Focus On Aquaculture Research

A new marine research cluster is planned for Connemara incorporating the Údaras na Gaeltachta facility at Pairc na Mara currently under development in Cill Chiaráin, NUI Galway’s Carna Campus Laboratories,…

Sustainability
June 7, 2017

CONNECT offers Smart Solution to Dublin city flooding

CONNECT has partnered with Smart Dublin, an initiative of Dublin City Council and the other Dublin Local Authorities, and Intel to deploy low-cost sensors across the capital to monitor rainfall,…

Climate Change
June 7, 2017

EU-JAPAN “Climate Change & Environment Working Group”

The EU-Japan annual “Climate Change & Environment Working Group” met in Brussels on 20 April 2017 within the framework of the Industrial Policy Dialogue established between the Ministry of Economy,…

EPA
June 7, 2017

EPA Research Call 2017

Visit EPA Research Call 2017 page for further details. “Using knowledge to protect and improve our natural environment and human health” EPA funded environmental research provides essential scientific support for…

Biofuels
June 7, 2017

National Policy Framework on Alternative Fuels Infrastructure for Transport in Ireland – 2017 to 2030

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross T.D., has published the National Policy Framework on Alternative Fuels Infrastructure for Transport in Ireland – 2017 to 2030. Switching to…

Competitiveness
June 7, 2017

Ireland’s competitiveness ranking as benchmarked by the IMD has improved

Welcome improvement in Competitiveness Rank but Challenges Remain Ireland’s competitiveness ranking as benchmarked by the IMD has improved from 7th to 6th most competitive economy in the world. Ireland is…