Ireland Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2016

“Ireland Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2016” is among the latest country specific policy reports from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist that offers comprehensive information on major policies governing renewable energy market in the country. The report provides the current and future renewable energy targets and plans along with the present policy framework, giving a fair idea of overall growth potential of the renewable energy industry. The report also provides major technology specific policies and incentives provided in the country. The report is built using data and information sourced from industry associations, government websites and statutory bodies. The information is also sourced through other secondary research sources such as industry and trade magazines.


The report covers policy measures and incentives used by Ireland to promote renewable energy.

The report details promotional measures in Ireland both for the overall renewable energy industry and for specific renewable energy technologies that have potential in the country.

Reasons to buy

The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner. It will allow you to:

Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights about policy decisions being taken for different renewable energy sources.

Identify opportunities and challenges in exploiting various renewable technologies.

Compare the level of support provided to different renewable energy technologies in Ireland.

Be ahead of competition by keeping yourself abreast of all the latest policy changes.

Table of Contents

1.1List of Tables


2.1Renewable Energy Policy

2.2GlobalData Report Guidance

3Renewable Energy Policy, Ireland


3.2National Energy Action Plan

3.2.1Biofuel Obligation

3.2.2Feed-In Tariff

3.3Offshore Renewable Energy Development Plan

3.4Electricity Regulation Act 1999

3.5Green Paper for Sustainable Future of Ireland

3.6White Paper for Sustainable Future of Ireland

3.7Combined Heat and Power Deployment Programme

3.8Best Practice Guidelines – Irish Wind Industries

3.9Sustainable Energy Component of the National Development Plan

3.10Sustainable Energy Incubator Programme

3.11National Energy Efficiency Action Plan






4.5Contact Us


List of Tables

Table 1: Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff 1, Ireland, 2015–2016

Table 2: Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff 2, Ireland, 2015–2016

Table 3:Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff 3, Ireland, Biomass, 2015–2016

Table 4: Abbreviations

List of Figures



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