Linxon is set to deliver innovative new substations for Electricity Supply Board (ESB) in the Republic of Ireland, having secured its first strategic long term framework agreement.
On Monday evening, two power plants in Ireland tripped within five seconds of each other causing 820MW to fall off this system.
EirGrid together with Ireland’s minister for environment, climate, communications and transport, Eamon Ryan TD, has unveiled 40 new grid infrastructure projects, representing a total investment of over £85 million (€1 billion).
SSE Renewables is aiming to co-locate hydrogen production facilities at two onshore wind farms in Scotland and Ireland in a partnership with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy.
Following May's grid event in Ireland, Bernice Doyle, head of Grid Services at Statkraft explores how batteries are helping balance the system, and the challenges they still face.
Brexit has led to reduced trading over Irish electricity interconnectors and increased the frequency of extreme prices .
Statkraft is to provide market access and trading optimisation for battery storage assets being developed by RWE in Ireland.
Great Britain saw 80 hours of negative pricing in the first nine months of 2020 as instances of negative day ahead prices more than double across Europe.
SSE has called on the Irish government to pursue a green recovery, to create thousands of jobs and deliver net zero.