Article about EU-SysFlex in Irish Independent14.02.2018Media
The EU-SysFlex project will receive the funding under Horizon 2020, the EU’s €80bn research and innovation programme.
EirGrid is the overall project co-ordinator, while French electricity group EDF will act as technical co-ordinator.
Fintan Slye, chief executive of EirGrid, described the funding as an endorsement of the company’s ground-breaking work in renewable energy,
“Our engineers have been working to meet the challenges of operating the electricity system while achieving high renewable electricity targets. Running the power system with the current high levels of renewable energy is unprecedented and presents significant challenges for its real-time operation,” Mr Slye said.