There is a wealth of information internationally on Smart Grid. Here we bring you the most important Smart Grid Resources to help you understand the importance and relevance of the smart grid in an Irish and European context.
Decarbonisation of electricity in the Irish system will result in annual savings of over 13 million tonnes of CO2 by 2050. Greater integration of indigenous renewable energy sources will see a net reduction in energy imports of over 4.3 Mtoe, [equating to savings of €2.4 - 5.2bn in direct fuel offset by 2050]
Ireland is recognised internationally as being at the forefront in many areas of the Smart Grid. Smart Metering of both gas and electricity, integration of unprecedented levels of intermittent renewables, a national charging infrastructure for electric vehicles,