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So you’ve been greenwashed?

Whenever there is a customer trying to make a sustainable and green choice, there will be a company only too willing to splash some green dye across their marketing campaign. Greenwashing is when a company or organization spends more time and money on marketing themselves as environmentally friendly than on minimizing their environmental impact. It […]

What is a PPA?

A Power Purchase Agreement or a PPA for short, is a contract between an energy generator, like a wind or solar farm, and an energy user, like a family or business.  This type of agreement has been used within the energy industry for years and years for trading energy between market participants. Increasingly though they […]

How does the renewable energy reach me?

One of the first questions raised when considering buying direct from a renewable generator is how will the energy reach me? Al generators and suppliers have to pass the electricity for their customers over to the System Operator (Eirgrid & SONI) to deliver it to the customer. Entering into a PPA doesn’t change this and […]