Catalogue of Environmental Research Expertise in Ireland

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This is an Organisational Profile

Organisation Contact Details

Contact First Name: Joseph

Contact Surname: Borza

Contact Address:

TSSI, The Tower, Trinity Technology and Enterprise Campus, Grand Canal Quay, Dublin 2

Telephone Contact Number: 00353872823447

Fax Contact Number:

Email Address:

Organisation Details

Organisation Type: SME

Higher Education Organisation Name:

Other Organisation Name(s) if appropriate: TSSI - Trinity Sustainable Services International

Research Organisation or Company/Corporate Website:

Organisation or Individual Expertise:
Trinity Sustainable Services International (TrinitySSI) is an independent, innovation focused company founded on the key principles of Sustainability and has a commitment to diligence and excellence in all the work we perform for our clients & customers. Our main areas of research expertise are: Smart energy technology R&D; Energy management, modelling and technology development; Smart city technology development and deployment; Environmental protection and management systems; Low carbon policy, strategy and programme development; Sustainability management systems, auditing and reporting.

Organisation or Individual Expertise Keywords:
Smart energy technology Energy management modelling and technology development Smart city technology development deployment Environmental protection and management systems Lowcarbon Sustainability management systems Smartcity Smartenergy smartgrid renewable green cleantech

National Research Funding

EPA Research Programme

This researcher or research organisation has expressed interest in the following areas:

 Sustainable Environment Research
 Green Enterprise Research

Involvement in Relevant National Expert Groups

Supported the Forfas research prioritisation exercise for Sustainable Environment section covering smart cities, ocean energy etc.

EU Research Partnerships

This researcher or research organisation has expressed interest in the following areas of EU Research Partnerships:

Climate Change

Interests indicated in the Climate Change Joint Programming Initiative

 Sustainable Transformations of Society in the Face of Climate Change

 Improving Tools for Decision-Making under Climate Change

Relevant information in relation to Participation relevant experts groups

3C+ technology developed for organisational management of carbon challenges.

Details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation were involved in.

Innovation award nominee in Greenov awards for energy management in renovated buildings.


Interests indicated in the Water Joint Programming Initiative

 Implementing a water-wise bio-based economy

 Promoting competitiveness in the water industry

Details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation were involved in.

Experience of participation in expert groups in this area

Any relevant information in relation to Participation in WssTP or other relevant experts groups

Water Audits for business

Involvement in EU-funded research projects

Other areas of expertise:

Cultural Heritage

→  Connecting people with heritage


Horizon 2020

Horizon 2020 website

Challenge 5 (Climate Action, Resource Efficiency & Raw Materials)

This researcher or research organisation has outlined their interests in Challenge 5 as follows:

Fighting and adapting to climate change

 Assess impacts, vulnerabilities and develop innovative cost-effective adaptation and risk prevention and management measures

 Support mitigation policies, including studies that focus on impact from other sectoral policies

Sustainably managing natural resources and ecosystems

 Provide knowledge and tools for effective decision making and public engagement policies

Transition towards a green economy through eco-innovation

 Support innovative policies and societal changes

 Measure and assess progress towards a green economy

 Foster resource efficiency through digital systems

 Strengthen eco-innovative technologies, processes, services and products including exploring ways to reduce the quantities of raw materials in production and consumption, and overcoming barriers in this context and boost their market uptake

Focus Areas

 Smart cities and communities

→ Competitive low-carbon energy

 Energy Efficiency

 Mobility for growth

 Disaster-resilience: safeguarding and securing society, including adapting to climate change

Societal Challenges 5 Priority Areas

This researcher/organisation has interest(s) in Societal Challenges 5 Priority Areas as outlined as follows

None specified.

Expertise in Societal Challenges 5 Cross-cutting Areas

This researcher has indicated interest(s) and expertise in Societal Challenges 5 Cross-cutting areas as follows:

No cross-cutting areas specified

Details of Participation in European Innovation Partnerships and European Technology Platforms:

The details of any ETPs or EIP this researcher/organisation have participated in or are currently participating in is outlined as follows.

No participation information provided.

Relevant EU Research Experience

Information in relation to Participation in relevant experts groups

Involvement in EU-funded research projects: Please outline details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation was involved in.

LIFE and COST Actions

Go to the LIFE website
Go to the COST website

Interest in LIFE subprogrammes:

 Environment and Resource Efficiency

 Environmental Governance and Information

COST Actions/LIFE programmes the researcher is currently or has participated in:

Contact the EPA:

PO Box 3000
Johnstown Castle Estate
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