Grantham Research Institute, LSE
Daire’s research focuses on energy efficiency and demand modelling, technology adoption, fuel poverty, and policy design and evaluation. He is currently principal investigator of a European Investment Bank funded project evaluating energy efficiency policy in the residential sector in the UK, France, and Germany. This is an LSE-led project involving colleagues at CIRED in Paris and DIW in Berlin. He was a member of the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Sustainable Electrical Energy Systems (SEES) cluster from 2012-2016, a collaboration between engineers, economists and mathematicians, with significant industry and government involvement. Following this he was affiliated with the SFI Marine Renewable Energy Ireland (MaREI) Centre, a cluster of key academic and industrial partners dedicated to solving the main scientific, technical and socio-economic challenges related to marine renewable energy.