Low Carbon Pledge Report Launch

Jun 12, 2019

VENUE: PwC, One Spencer Dock, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1

TIME: 7:30am - 9:30am

Business in the Community Ireland

The launch of the inaugural BITCI Low Carbon Pledge Report, in partnership with PwC, takes place on the 12th June 2019.

At the end of 2018, 47 of the country’s leading companies* signed a dedicated pledge to significantly reduce their carbon emissions. At this briefing, BITCI, in partnership with PwC, will present the first annual report detailing how Irish business is tackling climate change and making the transition to a low carbon economy.

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and the Environment, Richard Bruton T.D. will be our special guest, along with the following speakers:

  • Feargal O’Rourke, Managing Partner, PwC
  • Mark Foley, CEO, EirGrid
  • Paula Kirk, Director, Energy Cities and Climate Change, ARUP
  • Denis O’Sullivan, Managing Director, Gas Networks Ireland
  • Liz Dooley, General Manager (Interim), Janssen Sciences, Ireland
  • Geoff Byrne, Chief Operating Officer, Tesco Ireland
  • Tomás Sercovich, CEO, Business in the Community Ireland

Please RSVP before Tuesday 4th June by emailing events@bitc.ie.


*The Low Carbon Pledge signatory companies are: ABP Foods, AIB, ALDI, A&L Goodbody, An Post, Arup, AXA Insurance, Bank of Ireland, Boston Scientific, BT Ireland, Central Bank of Ireland, College Group, Dawn Meats, Deloitte, DePuy Synthes, Diageo, ESB, EirGrid, Enterprise-Rent-a-Car, Fujitsu, Gas Networks Ireland, Heat Merchants, HEINEKEN Ireland, Hovione Ireland, Janssen, Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Ireland, KBC Bank, KPMG, Lidl, Matheson, M&S, Musgrave, Ornua, Permanent TSB, PM Group, PwC, Ricoh, SSE Ireland, Sodexo, Symantec, Tesco, Transdev, Ulster Bank, Veolia, Virgin Media Ireland, Vodafone and William Fry.