Net zero pathways - building the geothermal energy sector in Northern Ireland

Date published: 24 June 2022

The research report commissioned by the Department for the Economy into the geothermal sector in Northern Ireland (NI) highlighted that geothermal energy integration could provide a low-carbon alternative to current fossil fuel energy sources. Building this sector will help contribute towards commitments to the net zero target and transition Northern Ireland towards a just energy future. This report focuses on the confidence-building actions needed to build the geothermal sector in NI. The report consulted widely and therefore reflects the experiences of those leading out on, or working with, geothermal projects.

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