Community Energy - Matching Local Energy production with Local consumption.

Project Insights

  • €75,595

    Total Project Costs
  • 1 yr

    Project Duration
  • 2015

    Year Funded

Project Description

This project will extend the smart grid energy cluster in Tallaght and determine the advantages of a renewable generator (referred to as a short life battery storage systems) for grid stabilisation and power quality enhancement. Working with South Dublin County Council, the project will focus on the balancing of solar PV (50Kw array) system within a microgrid stabiliser (from Phase 1).

Project Details

Total Project Cost: €75,595

Funding Agency: SEAI

Year Funded: 2015

Lead Organisation: Micro Electricity Generation Association Ltd

Partner Organisation(s): N/A

Dudley Stewart

Lead Researcher