Ambition Award Winner:
Comharchumann Fuinnimh Oileáin Árainn Teo (Aran Islands Renewable Energy Ltd)
Comharchumann Fuinnimh Oileáin Árainn Teo (CFOAT), formed in 2012, aims to develop the islands as energy independent, energy self-sustaining and carbon neutral by 2022. The project, to date, has included retrofitting buildings, including homes of the elderly, and replacing inefficient boilers to improve comfort and reduce costs. The co-operative project, to date, has also been successful in creating awareness of energy waste within the wider island population, and hopes to leverage this support to reach its 2022 targets.
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