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  • 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.

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Latest News

Call for Expression of Interest: Blockchain Energy Trading

The IERC invites Expressions of Interest from Research Investigators to participate in an IERC T2 collaborative research project. A consortium of...

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Ireland’s first Green Gas Certificate Scheme a Step Closer with Launch of GreenGasCert Research Project

Wednesday 26th April 2017: The GreenGasCert research project, which will see the development of Ireland’s first “Green Gas Certification” scheme, will...

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Superhomes 2.0 Project Launch at Limerick Institute of Technology Campus in Thurles

New project to show how heat pumps can provide cleaner, cheaper alternative to solid fuel-based heating. Monday April 24, 2017: The...

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