The Causeway Project


The Causeway Project

Start Date

Feb 2016

End Date

Dec 2022

Funding Body


Research Partners

NUI Galway

Project Partner

Gas Networks Ireland

Principal Investigator

Dr. Rory Monaghan, NUI Galway

Project Manager

Damien Corr, Gas Networks Ireland

PhD Researcher

Niamh Keogh

Research Area

Energy Systems, Bioenergy


The Causeway Project 


The Causeway project is an EU funded project, undertaken by Gas Networks Ireland in partnership with NUI Galway. The project aims to introduce a network of 14 compressed natural gas (CNG) filling stations, supports for a fleet on CNG vehicles and a biomethane injection facility to the Irish gas grid for the 1st time.

Work Packages

Activity 1 – Project Management

Activity 2 – Pilot CNG Network

Activity 3 – CNG Vehicles and Supports

Activity 4 – Renewable Gas Injection Facility

Activity 5 – Systems Operations and Data Analysis

Activity 6 – Communication and Dissemination