SEAI is Ireland's national sustainable energy authority. Discover our vision, values, and strategy.

Our vision

Our vision is for Ireland’s energy to be sustainable, secure, affordable, and clean. To achieve this, Ireland must use less energy, move to clean energy, and innovate to create new solutions to meet our energy needs. Leading the transition to smarter and more sustainable energy activities is central to what we do.

Watch Chief Executive, Jim Gannon, talk about our 2017 achievements

Why sustainable energy?

Sustainable energy improves people’s lives, brings comfort and convenience, and addresses environmental challenges. It is also beneficial to our economy, creating and protecting jobs. Our role is to help homes, businesses, communities, and industry to be more energy efficient. We also support the development of clean energy technologies that cause less harm to the environment.

Management team

SEAI is organised into seven departments and operates from offices in Dublin, Cork and Sligo.

Chief Executive Officer: Jim Gannon
Chief Operations Officer: William Walsh
Emerging Sectors: Declan Meally
Business and Public Sector: TBC
Delivery: John Randles
Low Carbon Technologies: Jim Scheer and Phil Hemmingway
Development: John O'Sullivan
Communications: Tom Halpin

SEAI Board

The SEAI Board sets the broad strategy and policies for SEAI.

See the SEAI board members
Download the 2016 Annual Report

Contact us

Have a query? Find all the information you need on our contact page.