Sustainable Skerries

We live in strange times and all must make sacrifices of some kind or another but here in Ireland the covid outbreak has had an unexpected consequence: an upsurge of interest...

I just came across this fantastic Blog site dedicated mostly to an Economic and Financial analysis of the scenarios around Peak Oil and energy depletion. Before you start yawning and pressing buttons, have...

The International Energy Agency’s (IEA) is a Paris based intergovernmental organization established within the framework of the (OECD) in 1974 right after the oil crisies of 1973. The IEA was initially dedicated to...

We had our first CHG public meeting last Thursday evening in the Sailing Club. It was well attended by some very positive people who obviously cared an awful lot about their...

Sustainable Skerries has started running a series of workshops with the Skerries Community College transition Year students. Subjects we are examining are Peak Oil, Food, Water, Transport and Resilience. We will...

Sustainable Skerries in conjunction with Codema are holding a public information meeting in the Little Theatre on Thursday 7th Oct at 7:30 pm. Residents will be given an insight into the current...

Community Supported Agriculture or CSA is a concept which has really grown in popularity in the USA in the past 10 years. However I know of only one in Ireland. It’s in the...

           Our World Café evening went extremely well. Topics up for discussion ranged from Food Supply Resilience, Water security, Sustainable Transport, Trees and how we can plant more Nut and Fruit trees...

We will be having our next Sustainable Skerries Public Meeting on Thursday 20th May at 8pm in the Skerries Mills. All are welcome.   We will be running a “World Café”...

What is your vision for the town and surrounds of Skerries in 20 years time. What will it look like?, what will it sound like?, will it have more or less...