Published Date: 09 Aug 2021

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    Electricity & Gas

Electricity Security of Supply

The CRU, working closely with System Operators, has recently progressed a number of
measures to support both medium term and short-term electricity supply and demand
balance, in light of unexpected generator outages and delays in the delivery of new gasfired generation capacity.

Some of these measures, such as the proposed decision on a direction on data centre
connections, are subject to public consultation while other measures are not. Given the
importance of these measures and in the interests of transparency and openness, the CRU
is today publishing a number of letters related to recent directions to EirGrid and GNI in
support of electricity security of supply.

The CRU will continue to engage with the system operators and the Department of Environment, Climate and Communications and other stakeholders on the transition to a secure, low-carbon future.

Contact Email:
info@cru.ie

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2021

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CRU21085 Eirgrid Letter to CRU re Winter Emergency Measures

2021

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CRU21086 CRU Letter to Minister Ryan re emergency measures under Art 28 SI 60 2005

2021

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CRU21087 Consent from Minister Ryan to CRU on emergency measures

2021

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CRU21088 CRU letter to EirGrid giving direction on emergency measures

2021

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CRU21089 Letter from GNI to CRU re transmission gas connections for electrical power generation

2021

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CRU21090 CRU Letter to GNI re transmission gas connections for electrical power generation