My name is Micheál Walsh and I’m a new member of Cultivate Celbridge. I live in Maynooth and am interested in looking at options for a community energy project in the Maynooth/ Celbridge area. 288 more words
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Germany generated 31% of its electricity from renewables throughout the first six months of 2014 – let’s catch up!
In a recent blog, Jonathon Porritt opened: “I’m always rather heartened by the fact that the Prime Minister takes his holidays in Cornwall – for the simple reason that at least once a year he gets to see wind turbines in action, happily churning around (as they do most of the time in Cornwall) . 248 more words
Initially the concept of the ‘green economy’ sounded promising; combining environmental and economic critiques of capitalism to consolidate a radical vision of a new society. Changes in the way we consume (and subsequent reductions in ‘productive’ labour), localised forms of collective production and equitable distributions of resources seemed to form a constellation of concepts closely associated with libertarian socialist aspirations. 882 more words