This week Midwest Radio looked at how the Solar energy and its growth across the country
Did you know…
- Solar energy arrived in Ireland for widespread use in the mid-2000s, gradually gaining popularity since.
- Ireland’s largest solar farm, in Waterford, can power over 1,500 homes, contributing to renewable energy goals.
Why is solar energy so important?
- Solar energy is crucial in Ireland for reducing carbon emissions and meeting renewable energy targets.
- Ireland’s solar potential aids energy diversification, reducing dependence on imported fossil fuels for a more secure energy future.
- Solar energy is vital in Ireland’s transition to a sustainable future, reducing its carbon footprint and environmental impact.
What can I do to help with solar energy?
- Install solar panels on your property to reduce electricity bills and support renewable energy.
- Support community solar initiatives and encourage local investment in solar projects.
- Advocate for pro-solar policies, like feed-in tariffs and tax incentives, to promote solar adoption in Ireland.
Here’s a few websites if you want to know more!
www.solarco.ie – here you can find solar panels to suit you.