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Galway Wind Park awards €300,000 Major Projects Fund to community initiatives
Major Projects Fund supports six transformational projects near Ireland's largest onshore wind farm
Over €120,000 presented to community groups in Cavan and Monaghan
Community funding tops €1.6m in Cavan and Monaghan
18th annual Community Fund awards presented to groups near Corneen Wind Farm
€110,021 awarded to local groups since 2002
€228,000 presented to 101 community groups from Limerick and Kerry
Latest award brings total funding to local community to over €2.2 million
Galway Wind Park presents over €227,000 to local community groups
66 groups benefit from the COVID-19 Rapid Response fund and Local Community Fund
Rescheduled SSE Renewables Round Ireland Race is cancelled
The sharp rise in global Covid-19 cases has forced Wicklow Sailing Club to cancel this year’s SSE Renewables Round Ireland Race, due to start on Saturday 22 August. The next staging of the blue ribband sailing event will now take place in June 2022.
SSE Renewables is the new title sponsor of Round Ireland Yacht Race
Wicklow Sailing Club has confirmed that SSE Renewables will be the new title-sponsor for the 704-mile Round Ireland Yacht Race that gets underway on Saturday 20th June 2020. The highly-acclaimed race is part of the Royal Ocean Racing Club Season’s Points Championship. The start and finishing lines for the newly-titled SSE Renewables Round Ireland Yacht Race are off the pier head at Wicklow Harbour.
Summer sun lights up ‘Solar Sparks’ at W5
Just in time for the summer holidays, SSE Airtricity and W5 have launched a brand new interactive exhibit, ‘Solar Sparks’, which explores the amazing power of solar energy. And to celebrate the opening SSE Airtricity customers can enjoy 25% off admission to W5 for the month of July.
Rays on the roof at The SSE Arena, Belfast
SSE Airtricity, Northern Ireland’s leading renewable energy provider, is working with the Odyssey Trust to develop a solar photo-voltaic array on the roof of the Odyssey Complex, home to The SSE Arena, Belfast.