Lack of planning preventing Ireland from being a global leader in offshore wind

ActionZero met with Professor Jerry Murphy, a leading thinker in renewable energy, to discuss the challenges preventing Ireland from being a global hub for offshore wind, and why it’s so important to Ireland’s net-zero future.   Offshore wind farms, as the name suggests, are large-scale turbine constructions mounted on floating platforms built out in the […]

Never waste a good crisis

An opinion editorial from Action Zero CEO Denis Collins on why we should never waste a good crisis – as seen in The Evening Echo. Never waste a good crisis – as the saying goes. Unfortunately, we are.    And this is the motherlode of crises but also so of opportunity. I’m talking about climate action.   […]

€9m for new research centre will help Irish agriculture align with Ireland’s sustainable future

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue, confirmed during a recent trip to County Wexford that the existing Teagasc agricultural research centre in Johnstown Castle will be expanded and enhanced, with €9 million in funding having been committed to improvements that will help Irish agriculture operate more sustainably.  Johnstown Castle is Ireland’s leading […]