Large Business Award


AbbVie Ireland


Project Information:

AbbVie Ireland for their Energy Management Program "Reduce Carbon Footprint" which involved implementing a range of energy saving initiatives to improve the efficiency of their space heating, chillers, air handling units, steam boilers. They also introduced new heat recovery systems and variable speed drives to further reduce their energy usage. Their approach has been to apply off the shelf technologies in an innovative way, which makes this project highly replicable. AbbVie Ireland has invested €2.5M and are achieving annual savings of €800K and 2,575 tonnes of Carbon. The AbbVie Corporate commitment is to reduce CO2 emissions by 20% by 2020 and AbbVie Ireland has set a stretch target for their site, to reduce their CO2 emissions by 30% by 2020. The site has also set targets for a 20% reduction in water consumption and waste generation by 2020. The site achieved zero waste to landfill status in 2014.




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