ISEA submission to CRU

ISEA welcome the opportunity to provide our views on the Enduring Connection Policy ECP-1. As the leading trade association for solar energy in Ireland, ISEA is responding on behalf of our membership of over 50 Irish businesses. ISEA believes that through a collaborative approach the regulator, system operators and project promoters can develop a sustaining … Read more

ISEA RESS Submission

Response to Public Consultation on the Design of a new Renewable Electricity Support Scheme in Ireland Download PDF

The Development of Ground Mounted Solar

As a responsible representative industry body, The Irish Solar Energy Association (ISEA) wants to ensure that development of utility scale, ground mounted solar is carried out in line with international best practice. This document provides planning considerations for the development of same. Further to this, ISEA acknowledges the growing number of planning applications to local … Read more

Electricity Connection Policy

On the 2nd November 2017 the CRU published a proposed decision on the Enduring Connection Policy – Stage 1 (ECP-1). This proposed decision is further to the CER/15/284 consultation and sets out the CRU’s detailed policy proposals for connection to the electricity system. Alongside the proposed decision, and to enable successful and timely implementation of … Read more

Renewable Electricity Support Scheme – Public Consultation

This public consultation focuses on the Design Options of a proposed new Renewable Electricity Support Scheme (RESS) for Ireland. It follows on from the first Renewable Electricity Support Scheme Technology Review consultation in 2015 which identified a range of renewable electricity technologies to be further assessed. Further, it uses the evidence base of two pieces … Read more

PV Financing

Just over two years ago the European Commission launched the PV Financing project, part of its research and development program Horizon 2020. The aim of the project is to help the deployment of innovative PV business models in the EU by reducing their financial risk and ease their access to finance. BSW-Solar (Germany) coordinates the … Read more