£1m for Scotland-Ireland energy interconnector study

A million pounds is being spent to study how an offshore interconnectivity grid could be built to help transfer energy between Scotland, Ireland and Northern Ireland. The project is the second part of the flagship Irish-Scottish Links on Energy Study (ISLES), which aims to find how to transfer energy more easily by breaking down the […]

Airtricity enters NI electricity market

A Dublin energy firm is to go head-to-head with NIE Energy to sell electricity in Northern Ireland. Airtricity, owned by Scottish and Southern Energy, is to enter the Northern Irish electricity market hot on the heels of its announcement this month that it is to become a player in the Republic of Ireland’s gas market. […]