Dermot Hughes and Michael Murray of NVP Energy, which has won a national Energy Globe award for the installation of its wastewater treatment technology at Arrabawn Dairies in Kilconnell, Co Galway.

The 2017 Irish Times Innovation Awards category winner NVP Energy has just won a highly prestigious national Energy Globe award for its unique carbon-(...)

Michael Murray, NVP Energy managing director. Photograph: Conor McCabe

NVP Energy’s technology turns the wastewater from industrial and other processes into an asset by cleaning it and creating gas for use in combined hea(...)

Agriculture accounts for one third of Ireland’s greenhouse gas emissions. Photograph:  Getty

More than 250 delegates from across Europe and around the world will gather in Wexford next month to discuss a range of scientific research topics wit(...)

Dr Ruairi Friel, CEO of Westway Health, the NUI Galway spin-out which is taking on the global challenge of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Photograph: Aengus McMahon

Researchers based in Galway are working with a substance they believe may become a game changer in the fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria. It(...)