Richie Boucher: interviewed for NYT pullout

Speaking of US-Irish relations, the denizens of New York were treated, if that’s the word, to a celebration of our State’s economic exploits last week(...)

Concepts for utilising wave power: floating bodies, buoys, oscillating shutters or tidal power plants Concepts for utilising wave power: floating bodies, buoys, oscillating shutters or tidal power plants. From top left: Dr Patrick Walsh from the department of mechanical and automobile engineering in Limerick; former minister for energy and natural resources Pat Rabbitte; and Conor Haughey, chairman of the Irish Wave Energy Developer’s Association

We used to be considered the edge of the world. A scary place. Now our position on the edge of the North Atlantic Ocean is a status symbol. At every s(...)

Fast forward: Bord Gáis Networks is undertaking a project to transform Ireland’s road haulage and service fleet sector.

A quiet – almost silent – revolution has been taking place on Irish roads in recent years. While major signature transport engineering projects such a(...)

Hen harrier Circus cyaneus, adult female in flight, carrying heather twigs to the nest.

A wind farm which is allegedly a threat to the habitat of the hen harrier on the slopes of Keeper Hill in Co Tipperary is facing a major legal challen(...)

The owners of 24 Merton Road moved in on their 10th wedding anniversary, upsizing from a smaller house in nearby Merton Drive in Ranelagh to accommod(...)

Foxrock site for €1.8m

An infill residential site in the heart of Foxrock village is guiding €1.8 million through DNG prior to auction on October 15th.The corner site, which(...)

Reduction in debt seen as a “major win for the Irish taxpayer”. Photograph: Alan Betson

Property investor Derek Quinlan has cut his debts by more than €3 billion through a series of asset sales over the past five years, the Sunday Indepen(...)

Vodafone: busy recruiting

It’s not quite as bold as moving from Liverpool to Manchester United, but it isn’t far off it. Gary Healy, the senior executive in charge of regulator(...)

The 13 institutional grade properties in the Salix fund includes Topshop at St Stephen’s Green.

The fast-growing Irish commercial property fund IPUT plc has acquired a portfolio of Dublin-based assets from the Bank of Ireland staff pension fund f(...)

An Bord Pleanála has given the go-ahead for a giant €80 million wind farm near the Co Tipperary village of Upperchurch in spite of widespread local opposition

An Bord Pleanála has given the go-ahead for a giant €80 million wind farm near the Co Tipperary village of Upperchurch in spite of widespread local o(...)