Principle Officer, Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment
Eamonn Confrey is Principal Officer in the Decarbonisation Division of the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, where he is responsible for the development of strategies to underpin the sustainable delivery of Ireland’s renewable energy targets to 2020 and beyond, across a broad range of technologies in the electricity, transport and heat sectors. These strategies are being developed against the background of the high level framework of the Energy White Paper, published in December 2015.
Eamonn’s presentation will give delegates a detailed update on the development of the new Renewable Electricity Support Scheme designed to encourage the development of Ireland’s abundant renewable energy resources. A discussion will follow.