10th November 2015

Consultation closes on Irish Offshore Strategic Environmental Assessment 5

An overview of the potential impacts exploration and production activity could have on the Irish environment and appropriate mitigation and monitoring processes.   Public consultation recently […]
10th November 2015

Is the Irish Atlantic Margin at a pivotal point?

 The Irish Atlantic Margin is one of the last underexplored and poorly understood frontier regions in north-west Europe, however recent successful exploration in Canada, the UK […]
10th November 2015

Meeting the challenge of decarbonising the energy system

 With an emissions trajectory of 2°C needed to limit global warming, University College London’s Professor Paul Ekins discusses the decarbonisation dilemma.   The world is heading […]
10th November 2015

Securing Ireland’s energy

 The Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources’ Eamonn Confrey summarises the EU’s latest energy security policy developments.   It’s been a busy year in terms of EU policy […]