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Elgin Energy has success in first-ever auction of Renewable Electricity Support Scheme

The first auction (RESS-1) of the Renewable Electricity Support Scheme (RESS) was successfully completed in July 2020. Provisional results were shared by auction operator, EirGrid, on Tuesday 4 August. Almost 800 megawatts (MW) of solar projects were successful with an average strike price of €72.92 per megawatt hour (MWh). Elgin Energy is delighted to announce […]

RESS-1 Final Terms and Conditions

On Friday 13th December 2019, the draft terms and conditions for the first auction of the Renewable Electricity Support Scheme (RESS-1) were published by Minister Richard Bruton. A consultation followed and feedback from industry was requested. On Thursday 27th February 2020 the final Terms and Conditions were released. The terms and conditions for the auction […]