• Symposium Presentations now available

    The presentations and posters from the ESIPP Research Symposium "Rethinking our Energy Future: Collaboration and Integration" which took place on Thursday 30th November in UCD are now available on the event page on our website.

  • Rethinking our Energy Future: Collaboration and Integration - Presentations and Posters

    Thursday 30th November 2017

    The ESIPP Symposium "Rethinking our Energy Future: Collaboration and Integration" took place on Thursday 30th November 2017. The event featured a keynote speech from Mark McGranaghan of EPRI, along with presentations and posters from the ESIPP team, and finished off with a panel discussion "Targets for 2030 and the role of ESI" which was moderated by Lisa Ryan. The presentations and posters are available below. The symposium was very well attended by academics and industry representatives. We would like to thank all who attended and look forward to welcoming you back to future events.

     

     

    Presentations

    Mark McGranaghan, Electric Power Research Institute

    Global Challenges for the Integrated Energy Network

    Andrew Keane, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, UCD

    Introduction to the Energy Systems Integration Partnership Programme

    Frank McDermott, School of Earth Sciences, UCD

    Climate, Weather and Renewable Energy

    Martina Assereto, PhD Student, Smurfit Business School, UCD

    Poster Session Overview

    Eoghan Clifford, College of Engineering and Informatics, NUI Galway

    Interaction of Energy and Water

    Damian Flynn, UCD School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, UCD

    Power System Challenges of Increasing Renewables

    Valentin Bertsch, Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin

    Optimal Investment Decisions in Increasingly Variable Power and Energy Systems

    Geertje Schuitema, School of Business, UCD

    The role of emotions in public acceptance: the case of the Irish water charges

     

    Posters

    Poster Listing

    Posters 1-10

    Posters 11-16

    Posters 17-19

    Posters 20-29

     

  • Programme available for ESIPP Symposium - Rethinking our Energy Future: Collaboration and Integration

    The programme is now available for the ESIPP Symposium - Rethinking our Energy Future: Collaboration and Integration. 

     

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  • Registration now open for Rethinking our Energy Future: Collaboration and Integration

     

    We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for the Energy Systems Integration Partnership Programme (ESIPP) research symposium taking place on Thursday 30th November in UCD. This symposium aims to showcase the research being carried out by the ESIPP research team and emphasise the importance of collaboration with a range of stakeholders.

    We hope you will be able to join us for this exciting event which will feature a number of national and international experts in the area of Energy Systems Integration. The event will also include an interesting panel discussion on “Targets for 2030 and the role of Energy Systems Integration”.

    For more information on the event and registration, please click here. Please register early as spaces are limited. 

  • Rethinking our Energy Future: Collaboration and Integration

    We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for the Energy Systems Integration Partnership Programme (ESIPP) research symposium taking place on Thursday 30th November in UCD. We hope you will be able to join us for this exciting event which will feature a number of national and international experts in the area of Energy Systems Integration. The event will also include an interesting panel discussion on “Targets for 2030 and the role of Energy Systems Integration”. This symposium aims to showcase the research being carried out by the ESIPP research team and emphasise the importance of collaboration with a range of stakeholders.

     

    Full Programme now available.

     

    Register here.

     

    Draft Agenda:

     

    9.00 - Registration, Tea & Coffee

     

    9.30 - 11.00 Session 1: Climate Change and Energy

    Johnny Shine, Welcome Address

    Mark McGranaghan, EPRI, Keynote Address

    Andrew Keane, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, UCD

    Frank McDermott, School of Earth Sciences, UCD

    11.00 - 11.30 PhD Student Poster Session & Coffee Break

     

    11.30 - 13.00 Session 2: Energy Systems Integration Research

    Eoghan Clifford, College of Engineering and Informatics, NUI Galway

    Damian Flynn, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, UCD

    Valentin Bertsch, Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin

    Eoin Casey, School of Chemicals & Bioprocess Engineering, UCD

    13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Poster Viewing

     

    14.00 - 15.30 Panel Discussion – Targets for 2030 and the role of Energy Systems Integration

    Moderator: Lisa Ryan, School of Economics, UCD

    Jim Gannon, Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland

    Fintan Slye, EirGrid

    Connor Powell, SSE

    Elaine NEvin, ECO UNESCO

    15.30 - Close