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Dairy Parlour Demo - Energy in Agriculture 2019    Solar pv demo Energy in Agriculture 2019  Biomass Demo - Energy in Agriculture 2019

Our hugely popular practical Demonstrations are hour long sessions involving a briefing led by industry experts, discussions with interested parties combined with practical demonstration. The demos will give you great insight into the specific topic as well as the opportunity to ask questions and see equipment at work.

11.00 – 12.00 Solar P.V. Demonstration

Overview of technology and discussion on quality standards and costs and returns of installation of equipment.

Paul Kenny  – Facilitator
Declan McEvoy, IFAC
James Staines, Staines Law
Karol O’Kane , ESB Networks
Robert Goss, Solar Electric
Tipperary County Council Planning Dept


13.00 – 14.00 Biomass Demonstration

Demonstration focusing on sustainable harvesting and supply of timber to processors and end user.

Barry Caslin – Facilitator
Geraldine O’Sullivan, IFA
Mike Pearson
Nick Cotter, Cotter Bros Firewood
Alex Kelly, Irish Wood Producers
Mark Hanly, Greengrove Wood Energy
Sean Finan, CEO, IrBEA

15.00 – 16.00 Energy Efficiency Demonstration (Case Study Dairy)

Practical demonstration in dairy showcasing options for improved efficiency and new technologies

Tom Shortt, IFA – Facilitator
John Upton, Teagasc
Declan McEvoy, IFAC
John Hassett/Alan Jackson, Tipperary Energy Agency
Ken Flynn, Farm Manager, Gurteen
Seamus Goggin, DeLaval