Minister Ossian Smyth, Minister of State with responsibility for Public Procurement, eGovernment and Circular Economy, opened the conference.
Gabrielle Walker, author and climate strategist, gave a warmly received keynote address.
We had a spotlight session from Catherine Sheridan, COO of EIH2, focusing on the future of hydrogen in Ireland and the role it could play in Ireland's Energy security.
Panels of industry and legal experts examined a number of topics in the context of Ireland’s energy transition.
- Offshore Energy Supply Chain
An analysis of the gaps and weaknesses in Ireland’s off-shore wind supply chain from a policy and investment perspective and what can be done about it.
- ESG Risks and Benefits
The importance of ESG to investors and the legal complexities of compliance and disclosure.
- Financing Energy Projects
Issues and considerations when financing wind (on-shore and off-shore), solar and battery/storage in Ireland in the current environment.