Our member case studies shine a light on sustainability and CSR in action in Ireland to encourage businesses of all sizes to promote and communicate their responsible business practices. This database is a testament to our members that have committed to continuously improving their social and environmental impact and embed sustainable business practices into the fabric of their operations.
Alcohol is a product that is positive for society when consumed in moderation and it is enjoyed responsibly by the vast majority of people who choose to drink. As Ireland’s leading drinks company Diageo is determined to play a role in promoting sensible drinking and providing consumers with the information and awareness they need to make responsible choices about their alcohol consumption.
ESB’s Strategic Framework sets out a clear sustainable vision for the company – a 30% reduction in carbon from our generation and networks assets by 2012 and a 50% reduction by 2020 on our way to becoming net-carbon neutral by 2035. It also commits ESB to becoming the leading company in Ireland in sustainability.
The delivery of these targets involves the commitment and contribution of all staff. The Framework is about achieving real culture change as well as technical solutions. The Programme is focused on maximising staff engagement and ensuring the principles of sustainability are deeply embedded.
Renewable Gas – examining the production and use of biomethane as a renewable energy source in Ireland and its potential to assist in meeting Ireland’s renewable energy targets.