Welcome to the Ireland branch page

Get involved with your local branch of the Energy Institute today. Branch events are organised for your benefit by volunteer members. Engaging with your local branch supports your continuing professional development by keeping up to date on the latest developments, as well as helping to expand your network of contacts.

The Branch organises technical meetings, often in cooperation with kindred organisations. A particular highlight of the year is the Annual Dinner when the Minister for Energy usually delivers an important policy speech.

The branch has also created the Ireland 2050 calculator online tool, designed to help understand how energy works and what choices are required in order to provide a secure, stable and sustainable energy system. Ireland 2050 is part of a wider Energy Institute programme to promote understanding of our energy system.

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If you are interested in becoming involved or hearing more about EI Ireland's developing branch activities, please contact us at ireland@energyinst.org.

Committee contacts

Owen McQuade CEng MEI
Position: Chair

Liam P Ó Cléirighh CEng FEI Chartered Energy Engineer
Position: Hon Secretary

John O'Brien AMEI
Position: Treasurer and YPN Officer

Dr Ben Costelloe CEng MEI
Position: Membership and Education Advisor

Tom O’Brien
Position: Committee Member

Professor J Owen Lewis
Position: Committee Member

Jerry O’Sullivan
Position: Committee Member

Events and training

Sorry, there are no events showing at the moment. Please check back as this page is updated regularly. For other events or training courses, visit the What's on section.

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