climate change

EU ETS: beyond 2020 by Robert Harte

EU ETS: beyond 2020

Phase IV of the EU emissions trading scheme (ETS) will run from 2021 until 2030 and is proposed to include steeper annual reductions in the GHG emissions cap. Read more

Progress towards Ireland's energy targets by Liam P. Ó Cléirigh

Progress towards Ireland's energy targets

While Ireland is approximately half way towards meeting its renewable energy and energy efficiency targets, bridging the gap to some of the targets will be more difficult than for ... Read more

IPC & industrial emissions licensing by Douglas Adamson

IPC & industrial emissions licensing

We support industry throughout every stage of the IPC and IED licensing life-cycles, in meeting licence conditions and demonstrating compliance. Read more

EU ETS annual compliance cycle by Robert Harte

EU ETS annual compliance cycle

Large industrial emitters of greenhouse gases (GHGs) are obliged to monitor and report their emissions in accordance with the conditions set out in their GHG emissions permits. Read more

Environmental management by Douglas Adamson

Environmental management

We help organisations manage the environmental impacts of their operations and we enable them to navigate complex and dynamic regulatory environments. Read more

Competitiveness impacts of carbon tax by Liam P. Ó Cléirigh

Competitiveness impacts of carbon tax

Forfás relied on Byrne Ó Cléirigh's analysis to evaluate the impacts on Ireland's competitiveness of the carbon tax. Read more

Potential for carbon capture & storage in Ireland by Liam P. Ó Cléirigh

Potential for carbon capture & storage in Ireland

We participated in a multi-disciplinary study to assess the techno-economic potential for carbon capture & storage (CCS) on the island of Ireland. Read more

Value-for-money audit of emissions trading scheme by Liam P. Ó Cléirigh

Value-for-money audit of emissions trading scheme

We investigated the cost effectiveness of the UK's £215 million emissions trading scheme, to determine whether the scheme represented value for money for the taxpayer. Read more