ETB and SEAI were delighted to host its 2nd Annual Climate Action Conference in Athlone on Thursday 5th October.

Following last year’s successful event, we have established a Climate Action & Sustainability Steering Group and developed an ETB Climate Action Toolkit, including associated work plans.

By identifying opportunities, prioritizing key focus areas and aligning our vision to the Public Sector Climate Action Mandate 2023, our aim is to reduce our GHG emissions by 51% by 2030 and increase the improvement in energy efficiency in the ETB sector from a 33% target in 2020 to 50% in 2030.

Speakers on the day included:

  • Alan Ryan – Programme Manager SEAI
  • Aoife Connaughton – Sustainability Strategy and Decarbonisation Deloitte
  • Gerard McGarvey – Manager FET College of the Future SOLAS Further Education & Training Authority
  • Karen McBride – Head of Corporate Services CMETB and more …