WhatsApp Previous articleFive Munster players nominated for Zurich Players AwardsNext articleScannell and Cronin needing surgery as Munster issue squad update Meghann Scully RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR BusinessLimerickNewsShannon Group to light up Green in support of TourismBy Meghann Scully – October 8, 2020 152 Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Facebook Twitter Linkedin TAGSKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick PostShannon airport WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Advertisement Email SHANNON Group will light up Shannon Airport, and its Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and King John’s Castle visitor attractions in green from 7.30pm tomorrow evening (Thursday 8th October).It is doing so in support and solidarity with tourism industry colleagues in the inbound tour operator, events industry, and incentives sectors.who are suffering as a result of the severe impact of the COVID-19 pandemic which has ravaged the tourism industry.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Normally the greening of these Shannon Group buildings would be done for St. Patrick’s Day as part of the global greening campaign, but given the unprecedented impact COVID-19 is having on the tourism sector, Shannon Group is taking part in a campaign to shine a light on this vital sector of the tourism economy. Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Print Roisin Upton excited by “hockey talent coming through” in Limerick
AudioHomepage BannerNews Pinterest By News Highland – April 1, 2020 Facebook Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Pinterest Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic WhatsApp After a nine year absence, former Donegal Deputy Niall Blaney is on his way back to Leinster House.He was elected to the Agriculture Panel of the Seanad last night on the 15th count.Outgoing Donegal Senator Brian O’Domhnaill last his seat, having been eliminated on the 13th count.Senator Blaney had placed ninth out of 25 candidates after the first count, with 11 seats up for grabs.Candidates and media are not attending the count because the need to maintain social distancing, .Senator Blaney, who was monitoring the count from his home in Donegal, says he was overwhelmed by his victory………….Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/niallb1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ Audio update – Niall Blaney elected to Seanad RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter WhatsApp Previous articleCreed urged to fast track Glas balancing paymentsNext articleKenny calls for review of GoSafe costs after €26 million “loss” News Highland Facebook Google+ Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme
Aretha Franklin has been posthumously awarded the Pulitzer Prize’s Special Citation. The “Queen of Soul” received the award for her “indelible contribution to American music and culture for more than five decades.”Aretha Franklin, who passed away last year at the age of 76, is one of 44 recipients, less than a dozen musicians, and the first female artist to receive the Pulitzers’ Special Citation, with previous winners including Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Hank Williams, and more. Rest in power, Aretha. You will be deeply missed.[via Rolling Stone]
European offshore wind capacity up 18% in 2018 FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailPrint分享CNBC:European offshore wind capacity grew by 18 percent in 2018, according to statistics from trade body WindEurope. Europe installed 2.6 gigawatts (GW) of new offshore capacity, with 15 new offshore wind farms coming online.Breaking the figures down, the U.K. and Germany led the way, accounting for 85 percent of the region’s new capacity. The U.K. installed 1.3 GW, while Germany was responsible for 969 megawatts (MW). Overall, Europe’s total offshore capacity now stands at 18.5 GW.WindEurope added that the “size and scale” of offshore wind in Europe was continuing to rise, with the average size of new turbines installed in 2018 hitting 6.8 MW, a 15 percent increase compared to 2017.Europe is now home to 105 offshore wind farms including the world’s largest, Walney Extension. Officially opened in September 2018, it is located in the Irish Sea, has a total capacity of 659 MW and generates electricity for almost 600,000 homes. The facility uses 87 turbines – 40 MHI-Vestas 8.25 MW turbines and 47 Siemens Gamesa 7 MW turbines – and covers an area equal to roughly 20,000 soccer pitches.Europe’s offshore wind statistics come in the same week that the Global Wind Energy Council announced that North, Central and South America installed 11.9 GW of wind power capacity in 2018. This represents an increase of 12 percent compared to 2017, with total installed wind capacity for the Americas now standing at 135 GW.More: Offshore wind capacity in Europe increased by 18 percent last year
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