Energy

Development of offshore wind sector could save consumers ‘hundreds of millions’ of euro

Earlier this year, four projects made successful bids in the first offshore energy support auction, with plans of delivering over 3,000 megawatts of clean, renewable energy.

Ireland’s ambitious programme for offshore renewable energy includes the delivery of 5 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind by 2030, with an additional 2GW earmarked for the production of green hydrogen and other non-grid uses Photo: Blue Planet Studio