A List of News Stories from The Irish Wind Farmers’ Association

Media Stories from the Irish Wind Farmers’ Association

 Wind provided 37% of Ireland’s electricity in November

Ireland will fail to meet renewable energy targets because of planning bottlenecks, say experts

Ireland Sets Renewable Record of 70% Energy from Wind

Plans for clean power in jeopardy, say wind energy experts, as Ireland backs vow to triple renewables at Cop28

SEAI has today published two separate energy reports, the Energy in Ireland 2023 report and the first report from the Behavioural Energy and Travel Tracker.

PODCAST: The SEAI have released their Energy in Ireland report

Glenties wind farm refused planning permission

SSE, FuturEnergy submit plans for Irish wind farm

Company seeks permission for wind turbine on their site in Kilkenny

ESB and Coillte secure funding for Co Cork wind farm

Collett finishes transporting GE turbine parts for Irish wind project

Limerick councillors call for ‘outdated’ wind energy guidelines to be updated

Councillors told delivery of ‘Celtic Interconnector’ will lead to a more sustainable electricity grid

MPs launch new inquiry on Northern Ireland’s path to net zero
Market and Regulation
 SEM: Generator Financial Performance in the SEM for Financial Year 2021

SEMC Forward Work Programme October 2023 to September 2024

SEM: Capacity Market Code Workshop 33 – CMC_19_23 Decision Paper

SEM: Capacity Market Code Modifications Workshop 31 – CMC_12_23 Decision Paper

SEM: Capacity Market Code Modifications Workshop 30 – CMC_08_23 Decision Paper

SEM: Update on decision SEM-22-090 “Enduring Solution to Enable Energy Payments in the Balancing Market for DSUs” and the Balancing Market Trading and Settlement Code Modification – Mod_02_23

SEM: System Services Future Arrangements – Phase III: Detailed Design & Implementation – Phased Implementation Roadmap

SEM: Decision on Supplementary Consultation Paper on modified and combined Modifications to Facilitate Delivery of Capacity

SEM: Trading and Settlement Code Terms of Reference for the Market Audit 2023 Consultation Paper

SEM: CMC Modifications Workshop 34 Timetable

EIRGRID: New record for wind energy on all-island grid

EirGrid and SONI recognised for renewable integration

CRU Consultation on Transmission Development Plan (TDP) 2023 – 2032

CRU Market Revenue Cap Surplus Assessment decision

CRU: Decision on the Proximity Requirements for Renewable Energy Communities

CRU Datatable De minimis producers

GOVie: Ireland’s draft updated NECP 2021-2030
International Stories
 RWE starts construction of 54-MW wind farm in Italy

7,500 wind turbines in Spain to be dismantled within five years

Wind farm with 200m tall turbines planned for North Wales countryside

Greencoat UK Wind completes investment in Kype Muir Extension wind farm

Vestas bags 31MW Spanish turbine order

Danske Commodities markets 235MW Swedish wind

Siemens Gamesa, Vestas sign collaboration deal

RWE seeks views on Welsh wind farm

Insurer buys stake in Swedish wind farm

Octopus completes sale of Polish projects

Banks Renewables gains permission for wind farm extension

RWE repowers German wind farm

Nordex starts turbine installation at Finnish site

EnBW signs German wind farm usage agreement

Genex strikes fresh offtake deal for 258MW wind project

Greencoat completes Kype Muir Extension purchase

SSE Renewables nets 125MW Cloiche consent

Enefit Green takes FID on Lithuanian project

Vestas achieves the first wind project with Repsol with the most powerful wind turbines ever installed in Spain