Speaker Group: Strategy Day 2 Session 5

Prof Andrew Keane

Andrew Keane is Director of the Energy Institute at University College Dublin and a research programme which brings together multiple disciplines to address research challenges facing the energy sector, in particular as we move towards decarbonisation. Andrew’s research interests include the impact of new energy resources on the power system from the residential network up… Read more »

Jim Scheer

Jim has 20 years’ experience working in the field of policy analysis and development related to environmental issues. He joined SEAI in 2007 and is currently Head of Department (Data and Insights) responsible for energy statistics, modelling, behavioural economics and finance at SEAI. He holds a Professional Diploma in Advanced Management Performance (Smurfit Business School),… Read more »

David McAuley

David is a specialist in infrastructure for data centres. He established Bitpower in 2017. Bitpower offers insights and services to clients in the data industry. David’s extensive background in energy technology and sustainability with Irish and EU policymakers provides a unique position from which to advise data centre developers and operators. David previously worked with the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland.

Dermot McArdle

Dermot is responsible for the management and delivery of its business solutions to the large energy user and SME sectors, in both Ireland and Northern Ireland, including electricity and gas supply, and telecom offerings. Dermot has been with energy industry for over 30 years. In his time with ESB Group he has held senior management positions … Read more »