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Increase In Energy Use In 2015 But Increase In Renewable Energy Too

By | 2017-05-12T08:26:53+00:00 November 30th, 2016|Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar Energy, Solar PV|

The official body for sustainable and renewable energy here in Ireland, the SEAI, released their official national energy statistics on November 23rd. The report shows that there had been significant growth in energy use across almost all sectors of the Irish economy in 2015. Energy in Ireland 1990-2015, illustrates the first significant growth in energy [...]

Solar PV 56 kWp System Installed in Courtown Co. Wexford

By | 2017-05-12T08:26:55+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Company News, Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar PV|

One of our most recent installations, a 197 solar PV panel installation in Courtown, Co. Wexford is an indication of where the future of energy is heading here in Ireland. Solar panel installation continues to grow and the expected production of our system at Courtown Leisure Centre can act as a case in point of [...]

Solar Case Study: An ‘Eco Pub’ Uses Activ8

By | 2017-05-12T08:26:55+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar Energy|

Andy's Bar & Restaurant Use Activ8 For Solar During Their Energy Efficiency Improvements Andy's Bar & Restaurant in Monaghan Town featured in the Irish Independent as one of Ireland's first 'eco pubs'. It was great to see the family owned establishment getting national media attention given their environmental efforts in the running of their business. [...]

What Apples €13 Billion Could Do For Irish Homeowners, Even Clear 30 Years of Water Charges!

By | 2016-09-01T16:09:00+00:00 September 1st, 2016|Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar Energy|

In the wake of the European Commissions recent ruling of €13 billion tax payments owed to the Irish government, we decided we would put that figure into context that we here at Activ8 Energies and the citizens of Ireland would understand. Heating and powering your home can cost a lot of money, not quite in [...]

Using Recent UK Renewable Developments as an Irish Solar Case Study

By | 2017-05-12T08:26:57+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar Energy, Solar PV|

Using the UK as a Case Study for Irish Renewables Although we may not agree with everything that is done across the Irish Sea, we have to admire the UK's commitment to renewable energy production. Through our sister company, Solar NI, we have been able to play a small part in the recently released figures [...]

New Name For Department Sees Climate Change Importance Grow in Government

By | 2017-05-12T08:26:59+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar Energy, Solar PV|

Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources Denis Naughten said the department would be known as the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment when the transfer of functions from the previous Department of Environment, Community and Local Government was completed. Mr Naughten said the transfer of the environment function allowed the synergies between climate [...]

Solar PV In Focus – Recent Installation Points The Way Forward

By | 2016-05-13T15:36:26+00:00 May 13th, 2016|Company News, Solar PV|

We recently featured in a piece covering the installation of an Activ8 Solar PV System on the roof of St. Clare’s Abbey Primary & Nursery School in Co. Down, one of our latest Solar PV installations. Gary Connolly, from our PV department discussed the challenges that presented themselves during the initial construction of this project. [...]

Solar PV – Have The Irish Government Missed The Point?

By | 2017-05-12T08:27:03+00:00 November 10th, 2015|Solar Energy, Solar PV|

Solar Energy Generation & Job Creation We have seen the new budget announced recently, with a plethora of giveaways, incentives and promises of job creation. As a company, we work both north and south of the boarder. Through Activ8 Solar Energies we have created a sustainable business model in the solar thermal industry, with thousands [...]

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