Open-to-all Event on 3rd May | It’s Electrifying: Planning considerations in the renewable energy sector

01 May 2024

The Planning Environmental, and Local Government Bar Association are running a free, open-to-all event this Friday, 3rd May in the Gaffney Room, Distillery Building, Dublin 7. This hybrid event is also welcoming online attendees. Pre-registration essential.

Event Details

By 2030, Ireland aims to have 80% of its electricity generated by renewable energy sources. Such a target cannot be achieved without an increase of renewable energy projects being developed around the country. This event will examine the planning considerations relevant to building renewable energy projects.

Date and Time


Friday, 3rd May


2.30 – 4.30pm


  • Dr Eva Barrett, Irish Solar Energy Association; Planning considerations in the solar energy sector
  • Denis Devane, Wind Energy Ireland; Planning considerations in the wind energy sector
  • Suzanne Murray SC; Legal perspective on planning considerations in the renewable energy sector.

There are 2 CPD points available for this event.