Climate action

Ireland has committed to cutting greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030 and achieving net-zero emissions by 2050. At Fáilte Ireland, we are calling out Driving Climate Action as a Strategic Priority, helping tourism and hospitality businesses contribute to these targets. Not only will your business become more sustainable, but you’ll learn how to introduce efficient cost saving measures.

In this roadmap you will find

  • 8 expert guides to kickstart your climate journey 

  • Top tips for priority actions

  • Your carbon footprint explained 

  • The sustainable development goals and agenda 2030

  • Your improvement action plan

View the guides below

Energy management

Learn how minimising energy consumption using renewable energy alternatives will save costs and reduce carbon emissions.

Water management

Explore our guide for suggestions on how your business can reduce water consumption, resulting in a lower water bill.

Waste management

Find out how waste management can reduce your carbon footprint which can directly lead to cost savings.

Your climate action story

Learn how to promote and market your Climate Action initiatives to the consumer. From savvy tips to pointers in the right direction.

Carbon offsetting

Learn about carbon offsetting and how to reduce carbon emissions to compensate for emissions made elsewhere.


Find out how enhancing biodiversity in your business or location is a great place to start actioning climate change.

Meetings and events

Learn how to run a climate-friendly meeting or event that incorporates environmental considerations.


Discover more about the importance of festivals for climate action from applying influence and inspiration to engaging with audiences.

Carbon emissions calculator

Learn how to calculate the carbon emissions of your business, which can help you along your climate action journey.