Giving back: supporting community initiatives in Achill
As a company, we believe in doing good beyond our environmental mission. For this reason, we’re committed to supporting a wide range of charities and community initiatives, particularly those which have a special resonance in the Solar 21 story. Solar 21 co-founders, Michael and Andrew Bradley, spent their earliest years on Achill Island: “We grew …read more
A Christmas message from Solar 21
As 2018 comes to an end, we wanted to take a moment to wish you a very Happy Christmas and a wonderful New Year. It’s been a very busy year at Solar 21. We recently published our Q4 newsletter which contains all the latest news about our renewable energy projects as well as our corporate …read more
Going green in our Rathcoole Office
As a company, we believe in doing good beyond our environmental mission. As a company, we’re focused on renewable energy. Collectively, our projects reduce carbon emissions by 282,000 tonnes of C02 every year. That’s the equivalent of taking more than 60,000 cars (each travelling an average of 11,000 miles) off the road for a year! …read more
Solar 21 flag summits Mount Bonete with Derek Mahon
We are proud to have sponsored Derek Mahon of Tara Financial Partners in his latest bid to conquer the seven highest peaks in the world and to raise awareness of mental health issues. As part of the elite group of climbers to have successfully summited Everest in 2014, Derek took on his latest challenge this year, travelling …read more
Nollaig Shona Dhuit from all of us at Solar 21
We would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. This year, in lieu of gifts, we have donated to Focus Ireland. We hope that we can help this great organisation give the gift of Christmas to people in need across Ireland.
The company and staff regularly get involved in supporting local and national charities. We have really enjoyed wearing our Christmas jumpers for Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin and donating to St Vincent de Paul, St. Colman’s Care Home in Achill, among others.
Since 2014, Solar 21 has sponsored the jerseys of the senior team at Portmarnock AFC, a completely amateur soccer club. The senior team has achieved three consecutive promotions and is now in the top division of the FAI Leinster Senior League in which League of Ireland and non-League teams play.
Brian Tiernan, Athlete
Senior Analyst Brian Tiernan leads a double life. By day he assesses opportunities in renewable energy for Solar 21, by night (and early morning and weekends) he is training for an Ironman event in Italy this September. The event, which takes place around Cervia in the Emiglia Romagna region of Italy, will be a feat …read more
Baking for Temple Street Children’s Hospital
Solar 21 staff regularly take part in events to raise much needed funds for charities close to our hearts. The bake sale for Temple Street Children’s Hospital is a great cause and enjoyed by all.