Associate Professor, Aalborg University


A copy of my CV (résumé) can be downloaded in pdf format:

A short biography is available here: David Connolly Bio.

You can download a photo of me here: David Connolly Photo.




IIEA Presenation: 100% Renewable Energy for Ireland, March 2016

In this video, I present the Green Plan Ireland study, which outlines how Ireland can transition from fossil fuels to 100% renewable energy by the year 2050.



Eco Eye: Path to Zero Carbon, February 2016

Season 14, Episode 8 of Eco Eye focused on the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy. In this episode, I share my thoughts on how Ireland can begin this transition, by capturing the heat from Dublin’s power stations and using it to replace natural gas in the city.



Eco Eye: Greening Ireland’s Electricity, January 2015

Season 13, Episode 6 of Eco Eye focused on Greening Ireland’s Electricity. In this episode, I share my thoughts on the potential and impact of transitioning Ireland’s energy system to 100% renewable energy.



Eco Eye: Extended Interview with Duncan, January 2015

Extended Interview Part 1


Extended Interview Part 2


Global Forum 2010 Award

In November 2010, I won the “Early Career Researcher Award” at the Globe Forum 2010 conference in Dublin. Below is the video of my 60 second pitch for the semi-final, my 5 minute Q&A session in the final, and my reaction after winning the competition.

60 Second Pitch

Question & Answer Session

Reaction After Winning


University of Limerick

Watch the video below to hear about my experiences researching at the University of Limerick.