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Economic opportunity of offshore wind development for South and South East outlined in report

A substantial,  €4.4 billion in gross value add, economic opportunity for both the south coast region and Ireland as a result of the development of the south coast offshore wind pipeline has been identified in a study carried out by BVG Associates.

Ireland’s newest library and makerspace, Mayfair Library in the Abbey Quarter, Kilkenny is open

Ireland’s newest library, the Mayfair, has been opened in the the Abbey Quarter, Kilkenny City. The new building will provide library space of 1,800 square metres, comprising of flexible digital spaces for training and innovation with a dedicated makerspace providing access to 3D printers, 3D scanners and sewing machines.

Source Galileo and Rosslare Europort sign agreement to develop offshore wind projects

Source Galileo , a leading Irish and European renewable energy development company, and Iarnród Éireann, the Port Authority for Rosslare Europort, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together with the common goal of developing Rosslare Europort as a key facilitator in the delivery of large-scale offshore wind farm projects in Irish coastal waters.

Summer Breakfast Briefings on upskilling opportunities for enterprise across the South East

The South East Regional Skills Forum along with South East Technological University, the Education & Training Boards, and Skillnets are organizing a series of Summer Breakfast Briefings for enterprise across the South East starting on Thursday 9th May.

South East GreenTech Meetup will discuss the regional opportunity for Offshore Wind

The next South East GreenTech Meetup will take place on Wednesday, 24th of April with doors open at 6.45pm. Dr. David Dempsey, Retired Country Leader at Salesforce Ireland is the leader of the new South East Offshore Wind Partnership and will discuss the economic opportunity presented by offshore wind at the MeetUp.