Community Energy Survey – Closing Soon!

Great response to date on Energy Survey -Thank you to those who have returned one. We are still looking for as many households as possible to participate. Grant funding ++ coming on back of survey! Survey return deadline: 15 July 2019 Raffle draw: 27 July 2019 We would appreciate you taking the time to complete the survey at your earliest convenience, click here to download and print off and fill out and return it to your nearest location listed on the survey. Alternatively you can complete the survey online click www.questionpro.com When you complete or return…Read more …

The Community Energy Survey

The Community Energy Survey was put together by the local Sustainable Energy Community (SEC) committee along with the company Action Renewables. ✅☟♻ The purpose of the survey is to identify opportunities to: ☆reduce carbon emissions ☆reduce reliance on fossil fuels ☆identify potential cost savings on energy spend. It will take no longer than 5 minutes to complete. They need as many households as possible to fill in this survey to create a clear picture of where our community needs more support in becoming more sustainable. We would appreciate you taking the time to complete the survey at…Read more …

GreenBuild – KCC 3rd April 7.30pm

Coming to KCC - Wednesday, 3rd April 7:30pm Meet GreenBuild’s Gavin O Se, Director, to learn more about Heating in your home home heat loss energy use Gavin exhibited at our Sustainability Fair.   Welcome to Greenbuild Greenbuild specialises in Building Energy - particularly testing for heat and air flows through buildings. We also perform various energy related calculations and provide support for Building professionals and householders alike. Questions:  contact Karen Finigan  083 878 2718 / karenfinigan@hotmail.com  Read more …

Sustainability Fair – 24th February, 12 noon

Sustainability Fair 24th February 2019, 12 noon – 4 pm: Community Centre All the family is welcome to come along. Schools' in the area will be exhibiting in an art competition Meet locals in sustainable energy businesses. Test drive a hybrid vehicle, find out your carbon footprint. Learn about grants for home energy work. Cafe and food trucks open throughout the afternoon; Children specifc offering! Come along for a bit of fun & see what’s possible. This Sustainability event is the first step to increasing Energy Awareness, Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy and continued forward thinking / acting across the greater…Read more …

Kilanerin Sustainability Fair

SUSTENANCE FOR BODY, SOUL AND THE PLANET Building on the village’s successes in the new community center’s energy efficiency, our many active business owners in the sustainability space and our highly regarded Composting Demo site, to name a few,  we are early days in planning an endeavor that should be fun and awareness raising for us all. The Sustainability Fair will bring a breadth of views, ideas and more of what more individual households can do in the area of sustainable waste and resource management.  There will be a planning meeting on Monday,…Read more …

Kilanerin Tidy Towns Survey

It's been a few years since we took on the community composting area at the school, with great result. We'd like to gain a view of the community households around what you may have done / do today in the area of composting.  Add to that, a quick look into all your household is doing in the area of sustainability. The survey results will be one key guide to determine our next steps in this important area of the Tidy Towns efforts.  Thank you for answering these 5 questions on behalf of your household.…Read more …

Community Centre Phase 2 Official Opening

Phase 1 of the Community Centre has been in use since it was opened by Minister Michael Ring TD in November 2013. Now, four years later, we are pleased to announce that Phase 2 will be officially opened by An Taoiseach Mr Leo Varadkar TD on Sunday 5th November at 11:30am. This is a public event and is expected to conclude at 1pm. We look forward to welcoming you to Kilanerin to join us in celebrating this occasion.Read more …