Green hydrogen looks better with a shamrock

By the end of 2023, the plant will be used to decarbonise business operations in the area around the county’s harbour

Ireland plans to ban fracked gas imports and stop LNG terminal developments

The country has already banned the use of fracking for the extraction of natural gas onshore and ended the issuing of new exploration licences for oil or natural gas offshore

EDF Renewables starts building 17MW of solar farms in Ireland

The projects will have the capacity to generate enough low carbon electricity to power more than 6,600 homes

RWE to set up airborne wind energy test site in Ireland

Airborne wind energy systems harness the strong and steady winds at altitudes greater than several hundred metres and with reduced infrastructure costs

Siemens Energy wins grid stability contracts from ESB

Siemens Energy will design, build and provide five-year maintenance through the contracts, building the three projects in Ireland concurrently

Lenalea Wind Farm enters construction

The 30.1MW wind farm is forecast to generate enough renewable energy to power more than 20,000 homes per year and is expected to be completed by 2023

Dublin partners with Google to measure air quality

An electric Street View car will hit the city’s streets to capture air pollution measurements

RWE Renewables’ battery storage powers up in Ireland

It is the first of two battery storage facilities RWE is bringing online in Ireland this year

Ireland transforms coal-fired power station into green energy hub

ESB’s new hub will include a 1.4GW floating offshore wind farm, a wind turbine construction centre and a hydrogen production facility

Statkraft completes construction of its second Irish energy storage project

The 26MW project will provide the stability needed to ensure smooth integration of renewables in Ireland’s grid