Daire McCoy

Research Officer
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.