Changes to our volunteer team

Changes to our volunteer team

There are many changes happening in GEAI right now: we have just launched our new website and are currently busy preparing for the Cróga conference where we’ll present our newest report on Leitrim carbon emissions!At the same time our team of volunteers has...
Siri is our Climate Ambassador!

Siri is our Climate Ambassador!

Siri Karavida, ESC volunteer at GEAI, is coming to the end of her volunteering year with us. The list of the things she managed to do while in Ireland is pretty impressive: Climate Action Days at schools, the household energy survey of Boyle, the Leitrim Cróga project...
A noisy St Patrick’s Day!

A noisy St Patrick’s Day!

We’ve been going to rehearsals with Samboeira, a samba band in Sligo, for a while now. It took us a few weeks to get ready for St Patrick’s Day parade. It is very rewarding for beginners like us to be able to perform in a parade! The parade we participated...
Irish Halloween for our EVS volunteers

Irish Halloween for our EVS volunteers

Halloween is an important part of the Irish culture as it is an original Irish festival, marking the time when the bright summer and autumn moves into the darkness of winter. We, the EVS volunteers, were delighted to enjoy Halloween this year! Over the past few weeks,...
GEAI field trip to Belmullet, Co. Mayo

GEAI field trip to Belmullet, Co. Mayo

What an interesting day we had in Belmullet!  Recently, some of us had a really interesting guided tour on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Rural Communities organised by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) in partnership with IT Sligo and the...