Category Archives: Energy

Towards completion of a European gas market

Jan Ingwersen, General Manager of the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Gas (ENTSOG), outlines the work and future role of the body in integrating Europe’s gas market. Before launching into...

The wind of change keeps blowing

Mark Stockdale, an associate in A&L Goodbody’s Projects and Energy team, explores recent trends in the energy sector. 2016 has been a stormy year for the wind industry, with the closure of...

The big battery

As the two-year trial of the UK’s first operating grid-scale storage unit comes to a close, UK Power Network’s Low Carbon Technology Manager, 
Adriana Laguna, speaks to agendaNi about the project’s findings...

Scotland’s ambitious strategy

Katherine White, Head of the Scottish Government’s Energy and Climate Change Projects Unit, provides a contextual overview of their ambitious energy strategy. Katherine White has over a decade of experience working within...

Northern Ireland Energy Forum 2016

The Northern Ireland Energy Forum, supported by Pinsent Masons and NIE Networks, brought together Northern Ireland’s energy sector for a day of discussion focusing on the most important aspects of energy policy...

Designing a low-carbon transition market

Writing for agendaNi, Eurelectric’s Secretary General, Hans ten Berge outlines the association’s recommendations for an electricity market design fit for a cost efficient, low-carbon transition. The European electricity industry is supportive of...

Integrating electricity markets

With the reform of the Single Electricity Market into the European target model well under way, agendaNi looks at the progress to date and what elements still need completed. The Single Electricity...

Electricity markets conference

The annual conference ‘Integrating Electricity Markets’ was held at Titanic Belfast in April. The conference, which was sponsored by Pinsent Masons LLP, was attended by around 100 delegates who heard from both...

Meeting I-SEM challenges

Ciaran Duffy Head of Utilities Practice at Neueda Consulting assesses the impact of ISEM on the Irish energy market. The current SEM wholesale market arrangement is well embedded and changing course to...