Developing a Bioenergy Sector in the Midlands

BIOREGIONS Seminar and Workshop Thursday 3 February 2014 9.00 – 4.30

Bloomfield House Hotel, Mullingar, Co Westmeath, Ireland


Westmeath Community Development, acting as the Irish partner in the EU BIOREGIONS

project, would like to invite all stakeholders, agencies, organisations and persons active or

interested in the development of Bioenergy / Biomass to attend and particpate in a morning

seminar and an afternoon workshop on the development of a regional Bioenergy industry in

County Westmeath and the wider Midlands Region.


The fee for the event is covered by the BIOREGIONS project but prior registration is essential as numbers are limited. For registration please email Caroline Moran in WCD on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

For further Information on the BIOREGIONS project Contact Patrick Daly at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Tel 044 93 72008 or visit or


Green Works

Green Works courses are aimed at educating and upskilling the workforce, preparing students for the growing opportunities within Ireland’s Green Economy. These courses are free to jobseekers and available in Dublin, Cork, Sligo and Tipperary. The areas of increased activity within the construction industry in the coming years will mainly be in retrofitting and energy efficiency. The Green Works Green Building Programme is designed to provide students with the necessary skills needed to work in these areas of construction over the next decade and beyond.


Modules Available: Green Building, Environmental Design of Buildings, Building Energy Rating Assessment, Renewable Energy Systems, Thermal Insulation Installation, Sustainable Heritage, Domestic Energy Management, Passive House Planning Package, LEED and Retrofit Workshops  

For more information go to:  

Green Building Users' Group

Easca's Monthly Network Meeting

Join us for our  monthly meetings combining presentations and discussions to explore a range of issues in ecological building. Meetings are held at The Greenhouse, 17 St Andrews Street, D2, on the third Tuesday of every month starting at 6 pm.  Upcoming meetings are on the following dates: 23 November 10, 21 December 10, 18 January 11, 15 February 11, 15 March 11, 19 April 11, 17 May 11

These meetings are free and are open to all in the industry and anyone who is interested in green building.