EirGrid projections ‘over-estimated’, say data centre operators

Irish Times | Sep 11, 2021 at 8:47 AM
  • Data centre operators believed that stark projections from EirGrid about the strain on the electricity network created by the facilities were “over-estimated”.
  • It was not just confined to data centres, but also maintenance at existing plants, the closure of plants, lower supply from market auctions, and the challenge of “integrating renewables into the power generation mix”.