Portmarnock Golf Club going green with GreenClub
From the Irish Golf Desk, by Brian Keogh:
Portmarnock Golf Club is taking the lead in the drive to improve sustainability at golf venues across Ireland after turning to environmental specialists GreenClub to help achieve its long-term goal of becoming carbon neutral.
The prestigious Dublin venue, which was founded in 1894 and has hosted the Irish Open no fewer than 19 times, will work with the leading eco-consultancy company across all areas of its club business over the next three years to ensure a greener future – with the ultimate aim of becoming ‘net zero’.
After carrying out a detailed top-to-toe review of all existing infrastructure and energy provision, GreenClub will produce a detailed roadmap and work alongside Portmarnock’s management team to develop environmental strategies so that the club can address its current and future club requirements in a sustainable and environmentally responsible way.
In addition, the plan that GreenClub will put in place will create an opportunity for the club to generate its own renewable energy on-site... Read more