The Carbon Tax Increase: What You Should Know

Martin Leenane News & Updates

Carbon Tax increase The Carbon Tax was introduced a number of years ago in order to reduce people’s reliance on fossil fuels for everyday things. The logic is if fossil fuels are more expensive people will find more ways of reducing their need for them. The tax before the 8th October 2019 was €20 per tonne of CO2 emitted. This …

Irish Water Announce New System for Non-Domestic Water Charges

Martin Leenane News & Updates

It has recently been announced by Irish water that there will be changes in water charges for Non-Domestic Customers. At present, there is a varying range of non-domestic tariff levels, tariff categories, methodologies, applications, billing arrangements and billing cycles across the country.  Under the current system, charges are complex, not transparent and potentially inequitable. The proposed, new system introduces harmonised …

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Data Analytics & Application in the Energy Sector

Liam Relihan News & Updates

Attended a lecture this evening at Engineers Ireland by Jennifer Jennings, a data scientist at ESB (Irelands main Electric utility). She dropped some good understandings on us regarding ESB’s use of data analytics/data science/machine learning to solve problems of interest to energy utilities. Particularly of interest, was their approach to detection of partial discharges for power line fault detection. In …

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ResourceKraft helps Cork County Council achieve ISO 50001 certification

Martin Leenane News & Updates

Cork County Council was the first local authority to achieve ISO 50001 Certification. The council’s energy portfolio consists of several Significant Energy Users (SEU’s), which includes three directly managed swimming pools and a large county hall building with 17 floors, laboratories and area offices.  Due to the large nature of these SEU’s Cork County Council found it quite difficult to …

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What is the EXEED Programme? And Where Does ResourceKraft Come in?

Martin Leenane News & Updates

EXEED is a certified programme from the SEAI (Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland) that applies an Energy Efficient Design Management framework to optimize energy performance and management. The aim of this programme is to help business’s improve energy efficiency and reduce cost. A fund of up to €6 million is available for projects delivering best practice in the design, construction …

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Ronan Moriarty Speaks at the Future in Pharmaceuticals Event

Martin Leenane News & Updates

Our Energy Expert Ronan Moriarty spoke at the Future in Pharmaceuticals event on May 1st in Dublin’s Aviva Stadium. Ronan spoke about Baselines & Key Performance Indicators (KPI), why they’re important and how to use them, among other things. Speaking about the event Ronan said, “I recently had the privilege of speaking at the Future in Pharmaceuticals conference run by …

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Tableau: Business Intelligence Software for your Advisor Data

Martin Leenane News & Updates

Advisor Energy Monitoring Software acquires and analyses energy usage data from energy meters and converts it into management information. Real-time energy data can be visualised as easily understood charts, graphs and maps. Users can create targets, Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and automated reports to plan, measure and track efficiency increases. Tableau software offers interactive data visualisation dashboards and reports focused …

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Newly Launched: Innovative Solution Changing the Face of Power Quality Monitoring

Martin Leenane News & Updates

At the opening of the SEAI Energy Show in the RDS today, ResourceKraft launched their new Power Quality Analysis solution, ResourceKraft Resolve.   ResourceKraft’s Resolve is designed to streamline Power Quality monitoring enabling real-time remote analysis. It is estimated Power Quality problems, cost industry and commerce in the EU about €10 billion per annum* making ResourceKraft’s new solution a critical tool …

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Limerick Business Leader: Helping fellow firms keep energy bills low long-term

Martin Leenane News & Updates

Tell us a little about ResourceKraft: ResourceKraft uses modern computer and ‘Internet of Things’ technology to help businesses address a range of energy-related problems including energy costs and power quality.  We specialise in technology-driven, end-to-end, hardware and software solutions designed to assist organisations, to measure and manage their energy usage. Set up in 2007, the company is built upon a foundation …

ResourceKraft Shortlisted Limerick Chamber Awards

ResourceKraft Shortlisted For the Limerick Chamber Business Awards

Martin Leenane News & Updates

Today it has been announced that ResourceKraft have been shortlisted for ‘Best SME Business Contribution’ in the Limerick Chamber Business awards. Also nominated in this category are Design Pro and J.J O’Toole. The Awards, which are now in their eighth year, celebrate business across several categories. The main purpose of the awards is to honor businesses of different varieties, from …