Creating a cleaner energy future for Ireland

Join the journey towards a more energy efficient and sustainable Ireland.

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We are working with homeowners, businesses, communities and government to transform how we think about, generate and use energy.

RD&D Call now open!

€2.5 million funding available

We are now open for applications to the SEAI Research, Development and Demonstration (RD&D) Funding Programme. The programme aims to develop new energy solutions that can help our homes, businesses and communities become more energy efficient and deliver a cleaner energy future. With over €2.5 million available for 2018 energy research projects, we are inviting applications from:

  • Companies
  • Research Performing Organisations (e.g. Universities, Institutes of Technology and Publically Funded Research Institutions)
  • Public Sector Bodies
  • Semi-State Bodies

You may apply to the Programme individually or as part of a consortium. Applications will only be accepted by organisations based in the Republic of Ireland.


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Our Achievements 2017

In 2017 we managed the highest ever sustainable energy investment of €105 million, allocated by the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment (DCCAE).

  • €5.25m

    Invested in energy research projects
  • €70m

    Invested in home and community energy upgrades
  • 137

    Communities now part of our sustainable energy community network