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WASTECOSMART workshop at Dundalk IT


The Centre for Renewable Energy is very happy to be able to host visiting experts from the WASTECOSMART project to Dundalk IT for a half day workshop on the 19th of May 2016. The workshop entitled “Good for the economy, good for the environment – Tapping the potential of resource-efficient waste management” discussions of the […]

Wind turbine performance

Wind turbine performance

We are often asked about our wind turbine’s performance especially as it is in an urban area.  An overview of the production of the turbine can be seen in the below graphic which charts the production of the turbine since 2005, when it commenced operation in October of that year.  The turbine itself is a […]

Dundalk IT wind turbine 10th annivers...

trainers on turbine 2

To celebrate ten years of operation of the DkIT wind turbine, the Centre for Renewable Energy’s Ray Byrne will be giving a talk on the experiences and history of the turbine project in Dundalk. Ray will be showing how the campus looked before and after the turbine was installed as well as detailing how the […]

SEAI RD&D 2015 success

Ice Bank storage

CREDIT staff Paul MacArtain and Raymond Byrne have been awarded funding under the 2015 SEAI RD&D programme.  The project entitled “RES H/C sector storage and transfer in Industrial sites” was awarded €19,125 and will involve gathering energy information from large energy users in the Dundalk area with the aim of identifying possibilities for heat recovery, […]

Global Wind Day 2015

trainers on turbine 2

DKIT is participating in Global Wind Day in association with the Irish Wind Energy Association,  On Sunday the 14th from 3-5pm and all day June 15th we will be opening the DkIT wind turbine to members of the public to attend and have a tour of the turbine.  This gives people the opportunity to […]