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These are the top Irish companies to watch in 2017

These are the top Irish companies to watch in 2017

We look at the fast-growing businesses that are ready to make a splash this year.

UrbanVolt

This startup, which installs energy-efficient lights for businesses free of charge and splits the money from the energy savings, signed some big deals in 2016. UrbanVolt only started trading in April, but it has already received backing from Irish rugby international and investor Jamie Heaslip, while during 2016 it signed a €30 million funding deal with Swiss sustainable energy private equity firm Susi Partners. It also agreed a partnership with Bord Gáis Energy to be the lighting provider for 30,000 of its commercial customer base.

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