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  1. Mulholland E., Rogan F., Ó Gallachóir B. 2017 From Technology Pathways to Policy Roadmaps to Enabling Measures


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  1. Mulholland E., Rogan F., Ó Gallachóir B. 2017 From Technology Pathways to Policy Roadmaps to Enabling Measures Energy (In Review)
  2. Collins, S., Deane, J.P., Ó Gallachóir B., 2016. Adding Value to EU Energy Policy Analysis Using a Multi-model Approach With an EU-28 Electricity Dispatch Model. Energy. (In Review)
  3. Collins, S., Deane, J.P., Poncelet, K., Panos, E., Pietzcker, R., Delarue, E., Ó Gallachóir, B.P., 2016. Integrating short term variations of the power system into integrated energy system models: A methodological review. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. (In Review)
  4. Venturini G, Tattinia J, Mulholland E., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2016 Improvements in the representation of behaviour in integrated energy and transport models International Journal of Sustainable Transportation (In review)
  5. Glynn, J., Kypreos, S., Lehtila A., Gargiulo, M., Ó Gallachóir, B., 2016 Equitable finance for mitigation below 2°C. Nature Energy (In Review).
  6. Glynn, J., Gargiulo, M., Chiodi, A., Deane, P., Ó Gallachóir, B., 2016. Macroeconomic impacts of equitable carbon budgets for decarbonising the Irish integrated energy system. Energy Policy (In Review Submitted march 2016).
  7. Gargiulo, M., Curtis, J., Glynn, J., Chiodi, A., Ó Gallachóir, B. P., 2016 The role of price response - comparing Irish TIMES scenarios with and without elastic demand. Energy Policy (In Review)
  8. Kerimray A., De Miglio R., Rojas-Solórzano L., Ó Gallachóir, B.P. Residential Energy Consumption in Kazakhstan and insights on energy poverty in its regions Energy Policy (submitted February 2016)
  9. Dineen D., Ryan L., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2016 Vehicle tax policies and new passenger car CO2 performance in EU Member States Climate Policy (submitted January 2016)
  10. Kerimray A., Rojas-Solórzano L., Mehdi Amouei Torkmahalleh , Ó Gallachóir, B.P. 2016 Use of Coal for Residential Heating in Countries with High Per-capita. Energy for Sustainable Development (submitted December 2015)
  11. Rogan F., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2016 Building Regulations - how effective are they at delivering energy efficiency? Energy Efficiency (Submitted March 2016)



  1. Dineen D., Rogan F., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2017 Exploring the range of energy savings likely from energy efficiency retrofit measures in Ireland's residential sector Energy 121 126-134 
  2. Glynn, J., Gargiulo, M., Chiodi, A., Ó Gallachóir, B. 2016.Energy Security Assessment Methods: Quantifying the security co-benefits of decarbonising the Irish Energy System. SI: Modelling Energy Security. Energy Strategy Reviews (In Press
  3. Curtin J., McInerney C. Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2016 Financial incentives to mobilise local citizens as investors in low-carbon technologies: A systematic literature review. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews (In Press
  4. Vo ,Truc T. Q. , Xia Ao, Rogan Fionn, Wall David M., Murphy Jerry D.2016 Sustainability assessment of large-scale storage technologies for surplus electricity using group multi-criteria decision analysis. Clean Techn Environ Policy (In Press doi:10.1007/s10098-016-1250-8)
  5. Mulholland E., O’Shea R., Murphy J., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2016Low Carbon Pathways for Light Goods Vehicles in Ireland. Research in Transportation Economics 57, 53–62
  6. Travesset-Baro O., Ó Gallachóir B.P., Jover E., Rosas-Casals M. 2016 Transport energy demand in Andorra. Assessing private car futures through sensitivity and scenario analysis Energy Policy 96 78–92
  7. Czyrnek-Delêtre M., Chiodi A.; Murphy J.D.; Ó Gallachóir B. 2016 Impact of including land use change emissions from biofuels on meeting GHG emissions reduction targets - the example of Ireland Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy 18Pages 1745-1758
  8. Dineen D., Rogan F., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2015 Improved modelling of thermal energy savings potential in the existing residential stock using a newly available data source. Energy 1 759 – 767.
  9. Deane J.P., Gracceva F.; Chiodi A.; Gargiulo M., and Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2015 Assessing Power System Security. A framework and a multi model approach. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems 73 Pages 283-297
  10. Clancy J.M, Gaffney F, Deane JP, Curtis J, Ó Gallachóir BP 2015 Fossil fuel and CO2 emissions savings on a high renewable electricity system–A single year case study for Ireland. Energy Policy 83, 151-164
  11. Deane, Paul; Driscoll, Áine; O Gallachóir, Brian 2015 Quantifying the Impacts of National Renewable Electricity Ambitions using a North-West European Electricity Market Model. Renewable Energy 80, August 01, 2015, Pages 604-609
  12. Foley A. and Ó Gallachóir B.P 2015 Analysis of electric vehicle charging using the traditional generation expansion planning analysis tool WASP-IV Journal of Modern Power Systems Clean Energy 3 Pages 240-248
  13. Ahern E., Deane P., Persson T., Ó Gallachóir B., Murphy J.D. 2015 A perspective on the potential role of renewable gas in a smart energy island system. Renewable Energy 78 648-656
  14. Chiodi A.; Donnellan T., Breen J., Hanrahan K., Gargiulo M., and Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2015 Integrating agriculture and energy within an energy systems models to assess GHG emissions reduction - a Methodological approach. Climate Policy Vol 16 215-236
  15. Welsch M., Howells M., Hesamzadeh M., Ó Gallachóir B.P., Deane J.P., Strachan N., Bazilian M., Keronen J., Ollus S.E., Kammen D., Jones L., Strbac G. 2015 Supporting Security and Adequacy in Future Energy Systems – The need to enhance long-term energy system models to better treat issues related to variability. International Journal of Energy ResearchVol 39 Pages: 377–396.
  16. Chiodi A.; Gargiulo, Deane, J.P., Ó Gallachóir, B.P. 2015 The role of bioenergy in Ireland’s low carbon future – is it sustainable? Journal of Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems 3(2), pp 196-216.
  17. Welsch M., Deane J.P., Howells M., Ó Gallachóir B.P., Rogan F., Bazilian M. and Rogner H.H. 2014 Incorporating Flexibility into long-term energy system models – A case study on high levels of renewable electricity penetration in Ireland. Applied Energy, Vol 135 Pages 600-615.
  18. Daly H.E., Ramea K., Chiodi A., Yeh S., Gargiulo M., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2014 Incorporating travel behaviour and travel time into TIMES energy system models AppliedEnergy 135 429-439
  19. Curtis, J., Di Cosmo, V., and Deane, P. 2014. Climate policy, interconnection and carbon leakage: the effect of unilateral UK policy on electricity and GHG emissions in Ireland. Economics of Energy & Environmental Policy, 3(2):145–158.
  20. Wann A., Connolly D. Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2014 Investigating 100% renewable energy supply at regional level using scenario analysis. International Journal of Sustainable Energy Planning and Management Vol 3 5-20.
  21. Rogan F., Cahill C., Daly H.E., Dineen D., Deane J.P., Heaps C., Welsch M., Howells M., Bazilian M., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2014 LEAPs and Bounds - A Hybrid Energy Demand and Constraint Optimized Model of the Irish Energy System. Energy Efficiency Vol 7, 441-466(doi:10.1007/s12053-013-9231-9)
  22. Deane J.P., Drayton G., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2014 The impact of sub-hourly modelling in power systems with significant levels of renewable generation. Applied Energy Vol 113, Pages 152-158 (doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.07.027)
  23. Glynn, J., Chiodi A., Gargiulo M., Deane J.P., Bazilian M., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2014 Energy Security Analysis: The case of constrained oil supply for Ireland Energy Policy Vol 66, Pages 312-325.
  24. Chiodi A., Gargiulo M., Deane J.P., Lavigne D., Rout U.K. and Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2013 Modelling the impacts of challenging 2020 non-ETS GHG emissions reduction targets on Ireland’s energy system Energy Policy Vol 62, Pages 1438-1452 (doi:/10.1016/j.enpol.2013.07.129)
  25. Leinert S., Daly H.E., Hyde B., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2013 Co-benefits? Not always. Quantifying the negative effect of a CO2-reducing car taxation policy on NOX emissions Energy Policy Vol 63, Pages 1151-1159 (doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2013.09.063) 
  26. Calnan P., Deane J.P., Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2013 Modelling the impact of EVs on electricity generation, costs and CO2 emissions: Assessing the impact of different charging regimes and future generation profiles for Ireland in 2025 Energy Policy Vol 61 Pages 230 -237 (doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2013.05.065)
  27. Deane J.P., McKeogh E.J. and Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2013 Derivation of Intertemporal Targets for Large Pumped Hydro Energy Storage with Stochastic Optimisation. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems Vol. 28, No. 3 Pages 2147 - 2155  (doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2012.2236111)
  28. Jennings M.G., Ó Gallachóir B.P. and Schipper L. 2013. Passenger travel energy usage in Ireland; A decomposition analysis. Energy Policy Vol 56 Pages 151 - 164(doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2012.12.002)
  29. Gargiulo M., and Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2013 Long-term energy models: Principles, characteristics, focus, and limitations.Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews - WIREs Energy and Environment Vol 2 Pages 158 - 177 (doi:10.1002/wene.62)
  30. Whyte K., Daly H.E., Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2013 Modelling HGV freight transport energy demand in Ireland and the impacts of the property construction bubble Energy Vol 50 Pages 245 - 251 (doi:10.1016/
  31. Foley A.M., Ó Gallachóir B. P., Leahy P. G., Milborrow D. and McKeogh E.J. 2013 Addressing the Technical and Market Challenges to High Wind Power Integration in Ireland. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews Vol 19, Pages 692-703 (doi:10.1016/j.rser.2012.11.039)
  32. Chiodi A., Gargiulo M., Rogan F., Deane J.P., Lavigne D., Rout U.K. and Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2013 Modelling the impacts of challenging 2050 European climate mitigation targets on Ireland's energy system Energy Policy Vol 53 pages 169 - 189 (doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2012.10.045) 
  33. Foley A.M., Tyther, B., Calnan P., Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2013 Electric Vehicle Charging and Electricity Market Operation. Applied Energy Vol 101 pages 93 - 102 (doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2012.06.052)
  34. Daly H.E. and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2012 Future Energy and Emissions Policy Scenarios in Ireland for Private Car Transport Energy Policy Vol 51, Pages 172 - 183. (doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2012.08.066)
  35. Cahill C., and Ó Gallachóír B. P. 2012 Combining physical and economic output data to analyse energy and CO2 emissions trends in industry. Energy Policy Vol 49, Pages 422-429 (doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2012.06.041)  
  36. Deane J.P., Chiodi A., Gargiulo M. and Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2012 Soft-linking of a power systems model to and energy systems model. Energy Vol 42, Pages 303-312 (doi:10.1016/
  37. Deane J.P., Dalton G. and Ó Gallachóir B.P. 2012 Modelling the impacts of 500 MW of Wave Power in Ireland. Energy Policy Vol 45 Pages 614-627 (doi: 10.1016/j.enpol.2012.03.012)
  38. Rogan F., Cahill C., and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2012 Decomposition Analysis of Gas Consumption in the Residential Sector in Ireland Energy Policy 42 :19-36.
  39. Cahill C., and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2012 Quantifying the savings of an industry energy efficiency programme.  Energy Efficiency, 5 (2):211-224
  40. Bazilian, B.; Nussbaumer, P.; Rogner, H.H.; Brew-Hammond, A.; Foster, V.; Pachauri, S.; Williams, E.; Howells, M.; Niyongabo, P.; Musaba, L.; Ó Gallachóir, B.P.; Radka, M.; Kammen, D.M.; 2012 Energy access scenarios to 2030 for the power sector in sub-Saharan Africa. Utilities Policy, 20 (1):1-16.
  41. Daly H.E. and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2011 Modelling Future Private Car Energy Demand in Ireland. Energy Policy Volume 39, Pages 7815 - 7824 (doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2011.09.027)
  42. Conroy, N., Deane J. P. and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2011 Wind Turbine Availability Should it be time or energy based? - A Case Study in Ireland. Renewable Energy Volume 36, Issue 11, Pages 2967-2971 (doi:10.1016/j.renene.2011.03.044) 
  43. Rogan F, Dennehy E, Daly H. E., Howley M. and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2011  Impacts of an Emission Based Private Car Taxation Policy – One Year Ex-Post Analysis. Transportation Research Part A Policy and Practice Volume 45, Issue 7, Pages 583-597 (doi:10.1016/j.tra.2011.03.007) 
  44. Rout U. K., Voss A., Singh A., Blesl M., Fahl U and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2011 Energy and emissions forecast for China over a long-time horizon. Energy Volume 36, Issue 1, January 2011, Pages 1-11 (doi:10.1016/
  45. Dineen D. and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2011 Modelling the Impacts of Building Regulations and a Property Bubble on Residential Space and Water Heating. Energy and Buildings Volume 43 Issue 1 Pages 166 - 178 (doi:10.1016/j.enbuild.2010.09.004)
  46. Daly H. E. and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2011 Modelling Private Car Energy Demand Using a Stock Model. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment Volume 16, Issue 2, March 2011, Pages 93-101 (doi:10.1016/j.trd.2010.08.009)
  47. Cahill C., and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2010 Monitoring energy trends in European industry: Which top-down method should be used? Energy Policy Volume 38 Issue 11 Pages 910 - 6918 (doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2010.07.006)
  48. Smyth B. M., Ó Gallachóir B. P., Korres N. E. and Murphy J. D. 2010 Can we meet targets for biofuels and renewable energy in transport given the constraints imposed by policy in agriculture and energy? Journal of Cleaner Production Volume 18 Issues 16-17 Pages 1671 - 1685 (doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2010.06.027) 
  49. Foley A. M., Ó Gallachóir B. P., Hur J., Baldick R. and McKeogh E. J. 2010 A Strategic Assessment of Electricity Systems Models. Energy Volume 35 Issue 12 Pages 4522 - 4530(doi: 10.1016/
  50. Dalton G. and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2010 Building a wave energy policy focusing on innovation, manufacturing and deployment. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews Volume 14 Issue 8, Pages 2339 - 2358 (doi:10.1016/j.rser.2010.04.007)
  51. Cahill C., Bazilian M. and Ó Gallachóir B. P. 2010 Comparing ODEX with LMDI to measure energy efficiency trends. Energy Efficiency Volume 3 Pages 317 - 329 (doi 10.1007/s12053-009-9075-5).
  52. Deane J. P., Ó Gallachóir B. P. and McKeogh E.J. 2010 Techno-Economic Review of Pumped Hydro Energy Storage Plants Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews Volume 14, Issue 4, Pages 1293-1302 (doi: 10.1016/j.rser.2009.11.015)
  53. Ó Gallachóir B. P., Howley M., Cunningham S. & Bazilian M. 2009 How Changing Car Fleet Structure Offset Engine Efficiency Gains and the Successful Energy Policy Response - Case Study on New Private Cars in Ireland. Energy Policy Special Issue Carbon in Motion 37 3790 - 3802. 
  54. Hull D., Ó Gallachóir B. P. and Walker N. 2009 Development of a modelling framework in response to new European energy efficiency regulatory obligations: the Irish experience. Energy Policy 37 5363 - 5375.
  55. Tuohy A., Bazilian M., Doherty R., Ó Gallachóir B. P. and O'Malley M 2009 Burning Peat in Ireland: An Electricity Market Dispatch Perspective. Energy Policy 37 3035 - 3042.
  56. Huber C., Ryan L., Ó Gallachóir B. P., Resch G., Polaski K. & Bazilian M. 2007 Economic Modelling of Price Support Mechanisms for Renewable Energy: Case Study on Ireland. Energy Policy 35 1172 - 1185.
  57. Ó Gallachóir B. P., Gardner P., Snodin H. & McKeogh E. J. 2007 Wind Energy and System Security - The Grid Connection Moratorium in Ireland. International Journal of Energy Technology and Policy  (IJETP) Special issue on: Control and Protection of Distribution Systems with Distributed Generators 5 633 - 647. 
  58. Ó Gallachóir B. P., Keane M., Morrissey E. and O’Donnell J. 2007 Using indicators to profile energy consumption and inform energy policy in a university - a case study in Ireland. Energy and Buildings 39 913 - 922. 
  59. McKenna F., Ó Gallachóir B. P., McKeogh E. J., Lightbody G. & Daly R. 2007 Simulating Real Time Load Management to Maximise Wind Energy Supply within a Liberalised Electricity Market – Irish Case Study. International Journal of Energy Technology and Policy  (IJETP) Special issue on: Electricity Power Systems Real Time Monitoring and Control 5 708 - 729.
  60. Ó Gallachóir B. P., O’Leary F., Bazilian M., Howley M. & McKeogh E. J. 2006 Comparing Primary Energy Attributed to Renewable Energy with Primary Energy Equivalent to Determine Carbon Abatement in a National Context Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A: Toxic / Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering, 41 923 - 937. 
  61. Gonzalez A, McKeogh E. & Ó Gallachóir B. 2003 The role of hydrogen in high wind energy penetration electricity systems: The Irish case. Renewable Energy 29 471 - 489





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