News and Events
Improving Energy Efficiency in Energy Intensive Industries. Call for stakeholders interested in the Irish market.Monday 20th November 2023
LIFE-AUDIT-PLUS wishes to get in contact with associations, policymakers, technologists, private companies, energy intensive industries, public authorities, agencies, research entities, normalisation bodies, to discuss with them how energy auditing processes are currently organised in energy intensive industries, opportunities to innovate the current best practices, ideas for new standards and financial schemes, which can increase the investments in energy efficiency measures identified in energy audit process, and the efforts spent in their implementation.
EU Projects Zone Podcast: SmartSPINFriday 13th October 2023
IERC colleagues Luciano di Tommasi and Ruchi Agrawal join Areti Ntaradimou on the EU Projects Zone Podcast to talk about SmartSPIN and how this project will deliver a new business model for the energy sector.
RE-energising Europe – 24 & 25 October 2023Monday 31st July 2023
Taking place in Brussels (Atelier 29) on 24-25 October, the event is bringing together speakers from EU institutions, project representatives and key players of the energy market.
Barriers and challenges to the deployment of Smart Energy Services in EuropeWednesday 5th July 2023
On April 25th the EU Horizon 2020 funded project SmartSPIN, led by IERC, participated in an online clustering event with other EU Projects where different perspectives on Smart Energy Services in Europe were presented.
Institute of Refrigeration Ireland National Conference 2023Friday 24th March 2023
IERC's Professor Brian Norton will be opening the IRI Institute of Refrigeration Ireland National Conference 2023.
SEAI Energy Show 2023Friday 10th March 2023
IERC are attending the SEAI energy show 2023 as part of project SmartSPIN.
Using Energy Performance Contracting to Address The Split Incentive Issue in SMEFriday 3rd February 2023
The EU Horizon 2020 funded, SmartSPIN project, led by IERC is developing, piloting and evaluating a new business model, based on the ‘Energy Efficiency-as-a-Service’ concept, to overcome the well-known split incentive issue.
Intensify Project Final Conference takes place in CorkFriday 9th December 2022
The IERC attended the final Intensify conference to showcase the work being done in the UP-STAIRS EU H2020 programme.
Is Energy Storage with Artificial Intelligence the future of increasing renewable energy from Solar farms?Wednesday 3rd August 2022
The IERC is exploring ways to reduce the amount of time that renewable energy plants have to stop producing energy, due to curtailments or constraints. Researchers will examine the full potential of PV plant and battery energy storage systems working side by side.
IERC Hosts EnerConfWednesday 13th July 2022
The IERC were delighted to bring people from far and wide to Tyndall National Institute to participate in a conference on The Future of Community Energy in Ireland.
New Energy Advice Kiosk Opens on Grand Parade in Cork to Support Energy CommunitiesThursday 30th June 2022
Looking for some advice on how to work with your neighbours, or with your community, to save or even generate energy at home and carbon emissions? Cork City Council’s new Home Energy Upgrade Office kiosk on Grand Parade in Cork, provides just such a service.
Blurring the Lyons between Industry and ResearchTuesday 28th June 2022
Dr. Pádraig Lyons is the Head of Group in the International Energy Research Centre (IERC) at Tyndall National Institute. Pádraig has had a varied career and he shares with us his background and progression to his current position.