Tag Archives: Energy

Barclays: finance developments

Niall McInerney, Infrastructure and Structured Finance, Barclays Corporate, provides an insight into the investment opportunities and challenges that exist in the evolving electricity market: In 2007, the electricity market in Northern Ireland...

Global trends

Oil and gas consumption is increasing due to new shale discoveries, but governments will have to make a trade-off between environmental protection and economic growth, Ross McCracken told the Northern Ireland Energy...

Simple Power: small scale renewables

Simple Power CEO Paul Carson calls for action on planning, connections, financing and political leadership. The Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment (DETI) recently launched a public consultation on proposed changes to...

Noel Williams bows out

Tackling fuel poverty must be prioritised and just one department should deal with energy, Noel Williams tells Owen McQuade as he looks back at his time with EST. “We definitely need to...

Change of Minister: Pat Rabbitte

The continued roll-out of a national REFIT scheme for the Republic’s homes and state buildings, which could create up to 30,000 construction jobs, is a priority for the Republic’s new Energy Minister....

Fuel poverty strategy

Action to tackle fuel poverty, including a £2 million boiler replacement scheme due to start in September, and lower cost gas and electricity, has been unveiled by Alex Attwood. agendaNi takes a...