Rural enterprise

John Watt

Committee Chair

Chris Osborne

Senior Policy Officer

Current issues the committee is considering:
  • Future energy policy in Northern Ireland
  • Improved use of energy in Northern Ireland agriculture
  • Role of small scale renewables in enhancing securiy of supply
  • Future grid connection of small scale renewables
  • Small scale renewables and the hydrogen economy
  • Contestability of grid connections in Northern Ireland
  • Role of micro-grids/private network agreements in Northern Ireland
  • Energy storage for small scale Rrnewables