25th September 2015

Involving the community in energy transformation

Social scientist Patrick Devine-Wright talks about why Ireland’s energy transformation needs to keep the public involved. An energy system transformation is also a societal transformation and […]
25th September 2015

Converting Moneypoint to sustainable biomass is Ireland’s best renewable option

Malcolm Brown, BW Energy, explains why cost effective decarbonisation is critical and how the use of biomass could alleviate the problem of rising wind costs. For […]
25th September 2015

Denmark’s electricity system for tomorrow

With the smartgrid, Denmark hopes to create the energy system for the future. Peter Markussen of transmission system operator Energinet.dk discusses its potential. The Danish smartgrid […]
25th September 2015

VAYU Energy: Supporting Ireland’s renewable agenda

Ireland’s target under the EU Directive 2009/28/EC has a binding national overall target for renewable energy consumption of 16 per cent in 2020. In line with […]