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# offshore wind

This year
Four successful bidders in Ireland's first offshore wind contract auction revealed
The Government’s climate targets require 70% of electricity to be generated from renewable sources by 2030.
North Sea Summit: Ireland and UK need to cooperate on offshore wind energy, says Eamon Ryan
A report by
Lauren Boland
Nine countries have agreed to ramp up capacity for harnessing offshore wind to generate power.
Last year
Ireland can 'take on this Putin regime' by cutting Russian fossil fuel imports, Eamon Ryan says
UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres said today that “addiction to fossil fuels is mutually assured destruction”.
Reaching 80% renewable target depends on 'offshore wind technologies', Taoiseach tells summit
Micheál Martin joined other leaders at the One Ocean summit in France this morning.
All time
New plan outlines how Ireland will ramp up its renewable electricity by 2030
As part of the Climate Action Plan, Ireland needs to reduce emissions from electricity by between 62% and 81% this decade.
Column: Will fracking be added to our energy mix? Ireland has questions to answer first
Until we have an honest discussion about the limited number of energy choices available – and the risks and rewards of each – we will remain entirely at the mercy of global forces, writes Alice Whittaker.