Northern Ireland
Fertiliser companies slow to cut prices
Kieran Mailey
Price quotes on nitrogen fertiliser shows little sign of movement in the short term.
25 January 2023 News
Farmers need to start applying to Revenue’s energy support scheme
Stephen Robb and ifac’s Ciaran McCabe run through the key points of Revenue’s Temporary Business Energy Support Scheme.
25 January 2023 News
All signs point to a jump in diesel prices in February
A worsening diesel supply problem and excise duty return to drive prices.
BP completes $4.1bn purchase of leading US biogas company
Archaea operates 50 biogas projects across the US, with a further 80 projects in the pipeline.
5 January 2023 News
EU solar generation doubles in 2022
The new capacity is equivalent to the power needs of 12.4 million homes and replaces 102 LNG tankers annually. .
2 January 2023 News
Anaerobic digestion in 2022: a year of progress and frustration
Stephen Robb runs through some of the key moments of 2022 in the developing anaerobic digestion sector and asks if enough has been done.
30 December 2022 Climate and environment
New Holland unveils world’s first LNG powered tractor
New Holland has shown the world’s first tractor designed to run on liquefied natural gas (LNG), the prototype T7.270 Methane Power LNG tractor is based on its T7.270 LWB diesel counterpart.
14 December 2022 Tractors
Dial before you dig yourself into a hole
14,617km of pipelines transport natural gas to hospitals, schools, homes and businesses 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. This network of pipelines is hidden underground across the country.
Dial before you dig a must for Kilkenny farmer
Natural gas is highly flammable so damaging a gas pipeline can cause major disruption, property damage, serious injury or even death.
No disruption to winter gas supply expected – GNI
Gas Networks Ireland has said that it does not expect any shortage of natural gas over the winter months
1 November 2022 News
Energy security - is a public consultation warranted?
The Irish Academy of Engineering (IAE) has been warning about the growing supply risk in gas and electricity for many years.
26 October 2022 Viewpoints
Major conference on biomethane to take place
The Renewable Gas Forum Ireland annual conference will take place on 9 and 10 November at the Clontarf Castle Hotel in Dublin.
26 October 2022 News