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March 4, 2024 / News, Press release

UCD Bike Library Pilot Rolled Out to All Students

The UCD Bike Library pilot programme launched in November is now offered to the full UCD community.
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January 8, 2024

A message from the Energy Institute

The Energy Institute is saddened to hear of the passing of Dr Eddie O'Connor The Energy Institute community was extremely...
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August 28, 2023 / News, Press release

Energy Institute launches Electricity Grid Operation Micro-credential

The microcredential will be led by Professor Andrew Keane, Director of the Energy Institute and the NexSys research partnership.
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Study authors Dr Richard O’Hegarty (right) and Assoc. Professor Oliver Kinnane (left)
May 3, 2023 / News, Press release

News story

A new paper by UCD Energy Institute and NexSys researchers published in the journal Energy and Climate Change finds that Ireland’s current Climate Action Plan for reduction of residential sector carbon emissions falls short of achieving its targets when carbon emissions across the life cycle of a building are taken into account.
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February 8, 2023 / News

Science Week 2022 webinar for Houses of the Oireachtas L&RS by NexSys

Future-proofing Ireland’s energy systems Watch the webinar by Professor Andrew Keane, Director of NexSys and UCD Energy Institute on the...
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January 23, 2023 / News

Energy Institute academic with Impact in Water Conservation

January 2023 - Congratulations to Dr. Sarah Cotterill who has been recognised by the University for her impactful research in...
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December 16, 2022 / News

Zipp Mobility and UCD Energy Institute Conclude Research Partnership

Dublin, Ireland, 16 December 2022 Zipp Mobility (Zipp), the Irish micro-mobility operator headquartered at NovaUCD, and the UCD Energy Institute,...
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October 23, 2022 / News

Helping Ireland transition to a renewables-led economy

EmPOWer research EmPOWer research featured for Helping Ireland transition to a renewables-led economy Many of our most pressing global challenges...
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March 30, 2022 / News

Energy Institute academics win two 2022 Nova UCD awards

31 March 2022 Dr Sarah Cotterill and Professor Andrew Keane win the 2022 NovaUCD Innovation awards Congratulations to Dr. Sarah...
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November 18, 2021 / News

Can Ireland warm homes and cook dinners with hydrogen?

UCD Energy Institute has launched a new research project to investigate the potential use of hydrogen in Irish homes. Led...
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