Energy

energy Analysis

13th November 2018

Global Energy Challenges

Ernest Moniz outlined the biggest challenges in the energy sector and identified opportunities as the world moves to a multitrillion dollar clean energy economy
2min
7th November 2018

Creative Responses to Climate Change: a Marketplace for Ideas

Mary Robinson, Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim and many more speakers marked the second anniversary of the Paris Agreement.
1min
7th November 2018

Democratising Energy with Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain

In his address, Mr Davies provided insight into the rich and untapped data sets in the home that can be unlocked by advanced Artificial Intelligence and discussed how this can be used to fuel the democratisation of energy.
1min
24th October 2018

From prices and machines to citizens and communities: making climate action more effective

Joseph Curtin argues that effective climate action must consider not only prices and machines, but also people and communities.
6min
3rd October 2018

California Dreamin’ of the EU’s climate strategy

In this climate policy blog, Joseph Curtin, IIEA Senior Research Fellow, examines how California’s climate performance would fare under the EU’s climate policy framework, and whether it would hold up under the microscope of closer inspection
6min
2nd October 2018

Ireland’s Energy and Climate Plan: Consolidation, Cohesion, Consultation

It has been well-documented that Ireland is unlikely to meet its 2020 climate and energy targets. To meet the country’s 2030 targets, an ambitious, but realistic, climate and energy roadmap is needed now.
1min
24th September 2018

Decarbonisation Pathways for Europe: the Role of Electricity

Kristian Ruby argued that decisive action on climate change is needed, and that this requires a major shift to electricity in the EU
1min
4th September 2018

Call for Projects: Creative Solutions to Climate Change

Applications are now invited for a showcase of innovative solutions to climate change from all disciplines. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to present their project at a major international conference.
1min

energy Publications

2nd October 2018

Ireland’s Energy and Climate Plan: Consolidation, Cohesion, Consultation

It has been well-documented that Ireland is unlikely to meet its 2020 climate and energy targets. To meet the country’s 2030 targets, an ambitious, but realistic, climate and energy roadmap is needed now.
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energy Past Events

16th July 2018

Clean Energy for All Europeans: Challenges and Opportunities

Professor Glachant spoke about progress on the Clean Energy Package and what this means for the future of energy in Europe and Ireland.
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16th July 2018

Data-Powered Rural Electrification

Mr Hamayun argued that the key to rural electrification is harnessing data to unlock capital, to learn more about the customer base and consequently, to transform lives.
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29th June 2018

Ireland’s Climate and Energy policy within a European Context – A Critical Perspective

Ms Westblom took a critical look at Ireland’s role in contributing to the state of play of the EU’s current policies, and reviewed Ireland’s climate performance from a European perspective
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29th June 2018

Behavioural Economics and Our Low Carbon Transition

Jim Gannon argued that Meeting Ireland’s 2020 and 2030 energy targets will require a mind shift in how we do business and how we live our lives.
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14th June 2018

Smart Cities for the 21st Century: A New Age of Urban Electrification

Mr Ringelstein argued that a new dawn in the electrification of cities is upon us, which will equip urban planners with a greater ‘toolkit’ with which to envision a smarter 21st Century city
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