Dr Kevin Ryan and Dr Claudia Coughlan featured onRTE 1 TV 09/02/16 on the “Eco Eye” programme. “Science communicator Dr Lara Dungan will take a closer look at the technologies that could enable us to live in a world of no fossil fuels and no pollution and while allowing us to grow our economy and improve our lifestyles. From futuristic electric cars, ocean energy, new solar panels and homes of the future, Lara will explore cutter-edge technologies that could help us power our future economy and give us hope for a better, brighter future.”
Link to FULL Piece ECO EYE 14 EP6- The Future of Energy
The programme featured Kevin’s research in energy storage (batteries) and energy conversion (solar cells) taking place in MSSI. Eco Eye is Ireland’s longest running environmental series and continues, in this its 14th series, to investigate Ireland’s major environmental issues and why these issues are critically important to public health, the economy and the quality of our lives.