Daniel Murray

Daniel Murray

Plan to pump gas to Scotland goes on the back burner after study finds that it’s not economical

Plan to pump gas to Scotland goes on the back burner after study finds that it’s not economical

Plans to reverse the direction of gas flow at the Moffat interconnection point with Britain have ...

Eirgrid eyes high-voltage fix for data centre power crunch

Eirgrid eyes high-voltage fix for data centre power crunch

Eirgrid is looking at a range of options to deal with the dramatic increase in Dublin’s power d...

Ryanair: EU kerosene tax would be ‘very damaging’ for Ireland

Ryanair: EU kerosene tax would be ‘very damaging’ for Ireland

A potential EU-wide tax on kerosene would be damaging to Ireland and would punish an industry tha...

Gridlock looms as Big Data drive gathers pace

Gridlock looms as Big Data drive gathers pace

The tripling in size of Ireland’s data sector over the next decade will put the national grid under huge pressure

Shannon LNG considers terminal options  over long appeals

Shannon LNG considers terminal options over long appeals

Shannon LNG may alter its plans for a liquified natural gas (LNG) terminal on the Shannon estuary...

Civil service committee on financial services met without releasing minutes required by code

Civil service committee on financial services met without releasing minutes required by code

A group chaired by the Minister of State at the Department of Finance met seven times in the last...

Long live the IFSC?

Long live the IFSC?

Ireland’s international financial services sector received a boost last week when a new five-year plan was launched to support its growth. But critics have raised questions about the sector’s lack of transparency and how beneficial it actually is to the domestic economy

Annual revenue of €5bn at risk if transport fleet goes electric

Annual revenue of €5bn at risk if transport fleet goes electric

The €5 billion at risk represents about 7 per cent of all government revenues and about 2 per cent of GDP

Providence oil and gas site survey advances

Providence oil and gas site survey advances

Resubmitted application for Ballyroe prospect

Daniel Murray on business

Daniel Murray on business

Snail industry’s growth gathers speed

Energy security 'should be a factor' in exploration decisions

Energy security 'should be a factor' in exploration decisions

Ireland must balance energy security with energy sustainability, according to Paul Simons, deputy executive director of the International Energy Agency

Profile Extinction Rebellion: A lean, green machine

Profile Extinction Rebellion: A lean, green machine

Factfile Age: six months Appearance: fresh-faced Newsworthiness: the youthful anti-climate change...

Oil strike off Kerry could fuel a political firestorm

Oil strike off Kerry could fuel a political firestorm

Ireland may be on the brink of a major oil find off the coast, which could create a frenzy of activity from other exploration companies. But at what cost?

State of the union: a striking lack of people power

State of the union: a striking lack of people power

Could the gig economy kill off trade unions? Tom Healy of the Nevin Institute thinks it’s a possibility

Bleeperbikes plans electric bikes launch in June

Bleeperbikes plans electric bikes launch in June

The 200 Bleeper-E bikes will be introduced to Dublin city after the company confirmed a licence with Dublin City Council