(United Dioceses of Cashel, Ferns, Leighlin, Lismore, Ossory & Waterford)

Reduce Your Parish Energy Costs Conference

CASHEL, FERNS & OSSORY ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITTEE

INVITES ALL PARISHES & FRIENDS TO

‘INSIDE & OUT’

A HALF-DAY CONFERENCE ON

HOW TO SAVE ENERGY EXPENSES & NEW WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR CHURCH ENVIRONS

SATURDAY 18TH FEBRUARY 2017 10.00AM – 1.00PM KILKENNY COLLEGE – CASTLECOMER ROAD, (BY KIND PERMISSION).

FREE ADMISSION – AMPLE PARKING – REFRESHMENTS SERVED.

Ms Ruth Buggie from the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) will speak about the €30 million of grants available under the Better Energy Communities Programme and how heritage buildings have benefited under such SEAI schemes.

Dr Úna Fitzpatrick from the National Biodiversity Data Centre will speak about how parishes can help encourage pollinators, thus helping bees and agriculture.

Ms Alison Harvey of the Heritage Council will also speak and then join the speakers for a Q&A session chaired by Cllr Malcolm Noonan from Kilkenny County Council. for more information contact:

The Venerable Andrew Orr, Tullow Rectory. 087- 4196051.