Energy Engineering Research

Energy Engineering Research

Areas of Research


MaREI is the marine and renewable energy research, development and innovation Centre supported by Science Foundation Ireland. It combines the expertise of a wide range of research groups and industry partners, with the shared mission of solving the main scientific, technical and socio-economic challenges across the marine and renewable energy sectors. MaREI is coordinated by the Environmental Research Institute (ERI) at University College Cork and has over 200 researchers working across 6 academic institutions collaborating with over 45 industry partners

Energy Engineering research at UCC encompasses many aspects of energy generation, transmission, distribution, end use and policy. 

UCC has active research groups in the fields of:

Energy Policy and Modelling Group

Intelligent Efficiency Research Group 

Marine Renewable Energy Technologies

Materials & Structures 

Bioenergy Research

Wind Energy Research Group

Photonics for Energy Efficient Systems Research 



Energy Engineering

School of Engineering Office, Electrical Engineering Building, UCC, College Road, Cork.