From importing Ireland’s first network cards in the 1980s, TCD’s School of Computer Science and Statistics continues to be at the forefront of technological innovation in Ireland
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For students returning to education from the workplace, postgraduate study represents a significant opportunity to raise their game – allowing them to get excited again about learning, to grapple with the latest contemporary thinking or technological
Launched last week, Responsible Business for SMEs is a new service offering by Business in the Community Ireland (BITCI) aimed at supporting Irish SMEs with their responsible and sustainable business practices.
With nearly three quarters of its energy generated from renewable sources, Energia is one of Ireland's greenest energy providers.
As environmental sustainability becomes increasingly recognised as an indicator of good business practice, Irish companies are paying considerably more attention to this area, according to Declan White in the competitiveness department at Enterprise
As a leading energy provider in the Irish market, Bord Gáis Energy (BGE) is playing its part in reducing Ireland’s carbon footprint, according to John Cussen, who is responsible for energy efficiency with BGE.
Implementing sustainable energy practices creates a win-win situation for businesses.
Ireland’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) advocates that a key element of any organisation’s sustainability strategy should involve waste prevention and resource efficiency.
Integration of the variable flow of renewable energy is key to building power grids of the future.
A new phone charging service, WattSpot, founded by two Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT) students, Conor Nolan and Conor McGowan, recently launched its new website on IADT’s campus. WattSpot aims to tackle battery consumpti
The pace of innovation and entrepreneurship is growing rapidly, around the world, and here in Ireland. According to Dr Bruce Martin, of UCD, this is because “innovation and entrepreneurship are now seen as the engines of economic growth, and so consi
The Dublin Region Innovation Consortium (DRIC) is a collaboration between DIT, IT Blanchardstown, IT Tallaght, IADT Dun Laoghaire and the National College of Ireland, funded by Enterprise Ireland to maximise the impact of research in each of the inst
If we needed proof that entrepreneurs are the lifeblood of our economy, the government’s announcement on Wednesday that 102 new High Potential Start Up (HPSU) businesses will create 1,500 new jobs over the next three years was proof enough.
Halo Business Angel Partnership, which matches business angels with start-ups, turned a corner last year.