Carson McDowell sponsors annual Northern Ireland Renewable Industry Group workshop

07 February 2013


Carson McDowell was the main sponsors of the recent Northern Ireland Renewable Industry Group Workshop, which took place on Thursday 31st January, 2013in the Hilton Hotel, Belfast.

The Policy Workshop focused on the contribution of the renewable energy industry to the economic and environmental future of Northern Ireland, examining the key needs of the renewables industry with regards to infrastructure development and delivery and addressing the specific policy issues and industry responses to responsible environmental development. The conference also looked at the future of offshore renewable energy development through consideration of the industry successes and investment opportunities in Northern Ireland. 

At the event Seán McCann, Energy and Renewables lawyer at Carson McDowell spoke about the legal aspects of offshore wind energy to the 100-strong group of delegates who included the minister for the environment Alex Attwood and representatives of organisations with a key interest in renewable energy.