St Aengus’ school hailed as a model of sustainable energy

A school in Donegal has been hailed as a model in the use of sustainable energy.

A Biomass Project has been launched at St Aengus' National School, Bridgend, Co Donegal.

Speaking at the launch of the system, the Tánaiste and education minuister Mary Coughlan said St. Aengus' National School, together with its supplier, Rural Generation in Derry, is be at the forefront of green technology and will be feeding into the Department’s Biomass Research programme as a model school.

Joan Faulkner is Prinicipal of St Aengus' National School - She says the idea came after the school received an energy rating last year.

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