The Tipperary Energy Agency (TEA) was established in March 1998 as a partnership between two Local Authorities North Tipperary County Council, and South Tipperary County Council, and the local third level learning institute, Tipperary Institute.

TEA mainly covers the County of Tipperary, which is situated in the middle of Southern Ireland and has a population of over 133,000 people.

The mission of the Agency is to ‘develop, promote and provide appropriate energy services to all sectors of Co. Tipperary and beyond with the aim of promoting, developing and implementing best practice and energy policy. In doing so it will assist in limiting green house gas emissions and contribute to sustainable development.

The agency is involved in a wide range of activities across various energy sectors but its key areas of expertise include:

  • Wood as a fuel – domestic and commercial applications.
  • Energy Management in Local Authorities.
  • Community development of renewable energy.
  • Energy Management and efficiency.
  • Education – Primary and Secondary students.


Presentations in the Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum available

Tipperary Energy Agency presented the “Project Super Homes” during the forum.

ManagEnergy Master Class Testimonies, 19-20-21 February 2018

Senior staff from 24 Local and Regional Energy Agencies  attend to the first ManagEnergy Master Class. This Master Class (module 1) was a effective mix of lessons and hands-on exercises based on experiences and knowledge from a range of successful projects e.g., NewLight, Superhomes, 2020 Together, Picardie Pass Renovation, co-financed by the Intelligent Energy Europe and […]

New ManagEnergy Website

ManagEnergy is a European Commission initiative dedicated to regional and local energy agencies with the objectives of assisting them in becoming leaders in the energy transition and of increasing sustainable energy investments in regions and cities.

The ManagEnergy initiative releases three new videos

  Do you want to know more about the ManagEnergy initiative? The initiative released three new videos summarizing all the activities of  ManagEnergy. ManagEnergy is a European Commission initiative for helping regional and local energy agencies to become leaders in the energy transition and to increase sustainable energy investments in regions and cities. The three […]

Best Practices

Sustainable Tipp programme in County Tipperary

Tipperary Energy Agency (Tipperary, Ireland)

SuperHome case study – Yvonne Doyle

Tipperary Energy Agency (Tipperary, Ireland)

SuperHome case study – Neil & Aileen Walker

Tipperary Energy Agency (Tipperary, Ireland)

Tipperary Healthy Homes case study – Aileen McCarthy

Tipperary Energy Agency (Tipperary, Ireland)


PUBLENEF Policy Brief n°1 – Getting your Renovation Strategy Right – Feedback from Local and Regional Experts

PUBLENEF presents its 1st policy brief on local and regional renovation strategies.

ManagEnergy Publications [Directory, Newsletters, Best practices]

Here can be found the links to the Directory of European Energy Agencies, the Newsletters and the Good Practice Brochure of the ManagEnergy – Supporting local and regional sustainable energy actions 2002-2015 edition

SERVE – Sustainable Energy for the Rural Village Environment

The SERVE project, co-financed by CONCERTO under the FP6 programme, has concluded its last phase.