• Industry
    collaborative
    research

    The IERC works with industry partners to build market focused collaborative research projects serving markets of scale

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  • Research
    Excellence

    The IERC is focused is on commercial and residential energy demand and local generation. Areas of interest include the prediction, influence, management, delivery, control and measurement of energy use

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  • Commercialisation

    The IERC engages in and funds collaborative, industry-led projects that reflect the needs of the market for today and tomorrow

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  • Economic Impact
    Case Studies

    The IERC considers the economic impact of energy research in two ways – Economic Impact to the consumer and – the wider society

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  • Memberships
    & Benefits

    Market focused, industry collaborative research in sustainable energy systems

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WELCOME TO THE IERC

The International Energy Research Centre (IERC) is an industry-led collaborative research centre in the field of integrated sustainable energy systems, and is jointly funded by the Irish government and industry members. It is one of the largest funded technology centres in Ireland, with a portfolio of approximately €5m worth of investment already underway.

The IERC delivers world leading collaborative research to meet global societal needs for secure, affordable and sustainable energy services. It enables partners to develop new products and services that will ensure real energy demand reductions across society. The centre provides an energy research environment that combines business innovation with research excellence for energy demand side efficiency and systems integration challenges.

Sustainable-Energy-Systems

Latest News

The multiple benefits of a Residential Retrofit Renovation Wave in Ireland

The National Climate Action Plan and Programme for Government 2020 outline the Irish Government’s ambition to carry out 500,000 home retrofits...

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IERC Conference Registration Open

Registration for the IERC Conference 2021 is now open. Further details on the conference and how to register are available here...

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IERC research outlines recommendations to achieve Ireland’s ambitious target of 600,000 domestic heat pumps by 2030

IERC has conducted research on heat pump technology development programme across the EU countries. The report titled ‘Best Practices and Policy Solutions...

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