3T Power secures £150,000 a year contract with Royal Ulster Agricultural Society
Northern Ireland’s only supplier of 100% locally generated renewable electricity for businesses, 3T Power has partnered with the Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS).
A contract worth up to £150,000 a year, the company will be supplied with electricity from 3T Power’s collective of independent wind turbines and renewable technologies spread across Northern Ireland. The partnership also represents a carbon reduction potential of 300 tons per year.
By switching to 3T Power, RUAS is also doubling its support for Northern Ireland’s rural economies by working with a company that harnesses the power of renewable electricity produced here in Northern Ireland, primarily by wind turbines located in rural and reducing company expenses.
reliance on imported fossil fuels.
Thomas Kelso, Director of 3T Power, said: “We are proud to have been chosen as RUAS’ renewable electricity supplier. In addition to its annual Balmoral Show, RUAS works throughout the year to promote agriculture in Northern Ireland, encouraging appreciation of our rural landscapes and traditional industries and economies.
“As more agricultural businesses explore ways to preserve the landscape of Northern Ireland by adopting more sustainable farming practices, RUAS has shown its alignment with the local farming community and local independent wind turbine owners. and other renewable technologies that contribute 100% green electricity to our power grid.
Theresa Morrissey, Chief Financial and Commercial Officer of RUAS and Eikon Exhibition Centre, explained: “RUAS is delighted to have 3T Power on board as the Official Power Supplier. As the Eikon Exhibition Center is Northern Ireland’s premier events campus, it was important for the company to seek out a source of locally produced renewable energy as the venue wants to be at the forefront reducing its carbon footprint online
with their sustainability goals.
Founded in 2017 by Thomas Kelso, David McElrea and Shauna Forbes, the team behind 3T Power has developed longstanding partnerships with local energy producers and energy user companies that go beyond the customer relationship- traditional supplier because of their experience of over two decades in the energy and renewable energy sectors in Northern Ireland. The company aims to provide tailored and affordable renewable energy solutions to local businesses through its network of locally owned and operated renewable generators that harness energy from wind, rain, sun and waste to help local businesses in a variety of sectors including manufacturing, hospitality, attractions and business and even well-known venues meet their sustainability needs.