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Northern Soul: smart installs fall as SMETS2 picks up

The domestic energy market is now 18 months away from the smart meter rollout deadline. With the install rate declining, the recent change in technology to SMETS2 is having wide-felt impacts. For the last three quarters, we have recorded a drop in the number of smart meters being installed, as […]

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Chart of the Week
13th June 2019

Take on me… Proposed Balancing Mods

Since the new SEM go-live on 1 Oct 2018, a topic of heated discussion has been the volatility and extreme prices seen so far in the Balancing Market (BM) including very high prices and a greater than expected incidence of negative balancing prices. The highest prices seen in the balancing […]

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SEM Chart of the Week
14th June 2019

Policy Draft climate action plan likely to include carbon tax increase Draft climate action plan likely to include carbon tax increase Varadkar: making all homes energy efficient to cost €50bn World… read more

Ireland Energy Weekly Bulletin
24th May 2019

Policy SEAI: Ireland will miss 2020 target for 16% renewable energy share Bruton: €150mn carbon credit cost for failing to meet 2020 target Wind provided 37% of Ireland’s electricity in Q1 2019 Ir… read more

Ireland Energy Weekly Bulletin
17th May 2019

Policy Ireland declares climate emergency Top DfE civil servant defends cut in RHI scheme Ammonia emissions predicted to increase out to 2030 Regulation CRU reveals contrasting switching trends in Q1 … read more

Ireland Energy Weekly Bulletin
10th May 2019

Policy 21,350 homes made more energy efficient under Project Ireland 2040 Unions urges action to ensure just transition to decarbonisation Wicklow County Council declares climate emergency Regulation … read more

Ireland Energy Weekly Bulletin
3rd May 2019

Podcast | GB wholesale power market trends and views on future developments

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News Room
5th June 2019

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