Ireland on Track to Reach 2020 Renewable Energy Target

A strong second quarter performance by Ireland’s wind energy industry means Ireland is now on track to reach the [...]

Ireland Forms New Gov’t – Promising Revolution in Renewables

After long and difficult political discussions, Ireland has succeeded in forming a new government, which has promised a “revolution” [...]

Ireland Urged to Pursue Low-Cost Wind Policies

Report for Irish Wind Energy Association says new government must support industry to reduce costs. The Irish wind industry [...]

Six EU Countries Join Call for 100% Renewable Energy Scenario

EXCLUSIVE: Austria, Denmark, Ireland, Lithuania, Luxembourg and Spain have sent a joint letter to the European Commission calling for [...]

Ireland has Some of the Best Offshore Renewable Energy Resources in Europe

Ireland has some of the best offshore renewable energy resources in Europe at 900,000km² and because of its location [...]

Ireland Prepares Further Support for Climate Change Ambitions

A Climate Action Fund is to be launched by the Irish government seeking to fund large-scale projects currently outside [...]

Demand Response Facing De-Rating in Irish Capacity Market

De-rating curves for other storage units by initial capacity and duration of storage at full output. Demand side response [...]

Ireland: Greens Set to Launch Bill to Prohibit Oil and Gas Exploration

It is time for Ireland to step up and stop the exploration for oil and gas in our offshore [...]

Irish Government Committed to Low-Carbon Economy by 2050, says Denis Naughten

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and the Environment Denis Naughten has said he is different from former Green Party [...]

Alex White Denies Rift With Alan Kelly Over Wind Turbine Rules

TDs must balance local concerns with ‘bigger picture’ of renewable energy, says Minister Minister for Energy Alex White has denied a [...]