11th MaREI Climate & Energy Research Seminar

May 30, 2023 9:15 am

This year’s MaREI Climate & Energy Policy Research Seminar covers topics related to the future power system, hydrogen, carbon and residential heating. The seminar builds on a strong history of collaboration between UCC and the ESRI, with both institutions partners in the SFI MaREI Centre for Energy, Climate and Marine.

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The event will take place at ESRI, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, Dublin, D02 K138 on Tuesday, 30th May.

Event programme

9:20 – Welcome

9:40 – High renewables on the power system – Ireland’s Future Power System and the Climate Action PlanPaul Deane

10:20 – Short break

10:45Policy design for green hydrogenNiall Farrell

11:05 – Coffee Break

11:55Can Carbon Taxation Boost the Irish Economy and Reduce Inequality? Mert Yakut & Kelly de Bruin

12:15 – Short break

12:20 – Residential heating challenges – The Potential for District HeatingJason McGuire & Hannah Daly

12:40Implications of BER policy targets in the Climate Action PlanTensay Meles, Niall Farrell & John Curtis

13:00 – Closing