The European Commission Energy Union Strategy, initially unveiled in February 2015, outlines the EU’s vision to: a) secure Europe's energy supply; b) reduce import dependency; c) integrate national energy markets; d) put energy efficiency first; e) decarbonise the economy; f) promote research, innovation and competitiveness. Ireland is committed to achieving its European obligations and is creatively addressing its climate and energy goals. Business is leading the national effort in decarbonising manufacturing and power generation, advancing smart technology usage, developing interconnection and delivering an all-island electricity market.
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