European Commission Energy Roadshow: Energy and Rural Communities

📅 18.30pm | Monday, 24 October 2022 | Technological University of the Shannon, Athlone

The European Commission Representation in Ireland, in co-operation with European Movement Ireland, hosted a hybrid event, ‘Energy and Rural Communities’.

This event was kindly hosted by the Technological University of the Shannon, Athlone.

Date: Monday, 24 October 2022

Time: 18.30 – 19.45pm

Location: Douglas Hyde Lecture Theatre, Midlands Campus, TUS, Athlone

Registration and refreshments will be provided from 18.00pm


  • Kieran Mulvey, Just Transition Commissioner
  • Dr Isabella Donnelly, Senior Energy and Environmental Engineer at ORS and Coordinator for SEAI Sustainable Energy Communities
  • Prof. Vincent Cunnane, President of Technological University of the Shannon: Midlands Midwest

Moderator: Tim Hayes, Head of Communications, European Commission Representation in Ireland

This is the second event of our Energy Roadshow – a series of four regional events on themes relating to energy, in the context of RePowerEU.

REPowerEU is the European Commission’s plan to make energy affordable, secure and sustainable.

This event took the format of a panel discussion followed by a Q&A session with participants.