Collaboration for a Sustainable Future: Mullingar SEC and Watt Footprint Join Forces

In the pursuit of creating a greener, more sustainable future, collaboration is key. In the heart of Ireland, two entities, Mullingar Sustainable Energy Community (SEC) and Watt Footprint, have come together to amplify their efforts towards building a zero-carbon community by 2050. Our partnership is not only impressive but also showcases the potential that arises when two entities come together for a shared goal.

Mullingar SEC: A Vision for Change

Mullingar SEC has established an ambitious vision: to create a zero-carbon community by 2050. This ambitious goal is underpinned by a comprehensive approach that includes:

  1. Continual Awareness Programs: Education and awareness are the cornerstones of change. Mullingar SEC is committed to educating the community about the importance of sustainability and energy efficiency.
  2. Knowledge Building and Sharing Networks: Sharing knowledge is vital for sustainable development. Mullingar SEC is actively involved in building networks that facilitate the exchange of ideas and best practices.
  3. Developing Energy Efficiency Projects: Taking real action, Mullingar SEC is involved in numerous energy efficiency projects throughout the community, reducing energy consumption and waste.
  4. Large-Scale Renewable Projects: To harness the power of renewable energy, Mullingar SEC is exploring projects such as community photovoltaic farms and district heating systems.

Mullingar SEC understands that achieving this vision is a collaborative effort. They are working closely with SEAI (Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland), the SEC Network, Mullingar Chamber of Commerce, Leader, local residents’ associations, and other community organisations to strengthen their network, increase awareness, and share knowledge.

Their commitments are resolute:


How will Watt Footprint support these goals?

Watt Footprint’s dedication to supporting Mullingar SEC’s commitments is evident in their comprehensive services, aligning their expertise with Mullingar SEC’s goals:

Watt Footprint’s commitment transcends conventional collaboration; their dedication ensures the active reinforcement of Mullingar SEC’s commitments. Through their expertise and dedication, Watt Footprint stands ready to support and uphold each of Mullingar SEC’s goals. Whether establishing a Community EMP (Energy Master Plan), engaging the community in awareness programs, developing energy efficiency projects, or exploring large-scale renewable opportunities, Watt Footprint is committed to standing by and reinforcing each commitment.

Watt Footprint: Leading the Way in Energy Management

Watt Footprint is an end-to-end energy management company with a primary focus on reducing energy costs while promoting sustainability.

Our comprehensive services allow’s us to guide our clients through each step of the process from the very first enquiry, to grant acquisition, project delivery, and successful grant drawdown and payment to Client.

  1. Energy Audits: Watt Footprint conducts thorough energy audits to identify areas where energy consumption can be reduced and efficiency improved.
  2. Grant Acquisition: They assist in obtaining grants and incentives for energy management projects, making sustainable initiatives more financially accessible.
  3. Project Delivery: Watt Footprint excels in the delivery of energy management projects, ensuring that sustainability goals are met effectively.
  4. Cutting-Edge Software: Their state-of-the-art software for measurement and verification enables precise tracking and reporting on energy efficiency and savings.


The collaboration between Mullingar SEC and Watt Footprint is more than just a partnership; it’s a testament to the potential when like-minded organisations join forces. Mullingar SEC’s dedication to sustainability and Watt Footprint’s expertise in energy management creates a powerful combination that holds great promise for the community.

Together, they’re working to provide practical solutions to help the community achieve its goal of becoming a zero-carbon community by 2050. This partnership highlights the real-world benefits of bringing local initiatives and expert guidance together, accelerating the path to a more sustainable and energy-efficient future.

As we look forward, the collaboration between Mullingar SEC and Watt Footprint serves as an example for communities worldwide. It shows that when it comes to sustainability, there are endless possibilities when we work together. It’s an exciting journey that demonstrates the power of community-driven efforts guided by expert support.