The Intelligent Efficiency Research Group led by Dr. Dominic O’ Sullivan is an award winning team of Post Docs, PhD and Masters researchers specialising in the advancement and application of the next generation of energy efficiency technologies.

Core Research Areas Include

  • The application of next generation renewable and sustainable energy systems to industry
  • Data Ingestion, Contextualisation and Analytics to support Smart Manufacturing
  • The incorporation of fault detection and diagnostics to industrial energy systems
  • The application of machine learning, predictive and prescriptive analytics to energy system optimisation


  • Decision Support Systems
  • Drive for Zero
  • Industrial Analytics Framework
  • Measurement and Verification in Industry
  • Wind Turbine Optimisation


For a more detailed description of our projects, please click here!


Climate KIC “Pioneers Into Practice”

“Pioneers into practice” is a mobility program that encourages moving out of your comfort zone and learn about new approaches and opportunities emanating from climate change challenges. MaREI researcher Alessia Elia is taking part during the summer 2017.

UCC research finalists 2016 SEAI awards

MaREI team from UCC finalists at this years SEAI Energy awards...

Beaufort Building to Officially Open (July 3rd, 2015)

MaREI’s new headquarters at University College Cork’s (UCC) Beaufort Building in Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork, will officially open on the 11th July 2015...