Power, C., Coughlan, P., McNabola, A., Development of an evaluation method for hydropower energy recovery in wastewater treatment plants: Case studies in Ireland and the UK, Sustainable Energy Technologies & Assessments, 7, 2014, p166 – 177. (Url.)
McNabola, A., Coughlan, P., Corcoran, L., Power, C., Williams. A.P., Harris, I., Gallagher, J., Styles D., Energy Recovery in the Water Industry using Micro-hydropower: An Opportunity to Improve Sustainability, Water Policy, 16, 2014, p168 - 183. (Url.)
Corcoran, L., Coughlan, P., McNabola, A., Innovation and the Water Industry: Case studies of innovation, education and collaboration, TCD Journal of Postgraduate Research, 11, 2014.
McNabola, A., Williams. A.P., Coughlan, P., Energy Recovery in the Water Industry: An Assessment of the Potential of Micro Hydropower, Water and Environment Journal, 28, 2014, p294 - 304. (Url.)
Corcoran, L., Coughlan, P., McNabola, A. Energy Recovery Potential using Micro Hydro Power in Water Supply Networks in the UK & Ireland. Water Science & Technology: Water Supply, 13, (2), 2013, p552 - 560. (Url.)
Conference Publications & Presentations:
Lydon, T., Coughlan, P., McNabola, A. Energy Efficiency of Water: Analysis Pumps-as-Turbines to Recover Energy in Distribution Networks. Water Ideas 2014, 22-24 October, Bologna Italy. pp1-8.
Corcoran, L., Coughlan, P., McNabola, A., Optimisation Of Water Supply For Combined Leakage Reduction And Hydropower Energy Generation, IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition, Lisbon, 21st-26th September, 2014.
McNabola, A., Williams, A.P., Coughlan, P., Improving Energy Efficiency in Water Infrastructure using Micro-hydropower Energy Recovery: Opportunities & Challenges, 2nd International Symposium on Energy Challenges and Mechanics, Aberdeen, UK, 19-21st August, edited by H, Tan , 2014, pp1-8
Gallagher, J., Styles, Williams, A.P. Assessing the Environmental Impacts of Micro-hydropower in the Water Industry, ENVIRON 2014 Conference, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, 26-28th Feb, 2014.
Lydon, T., Coughlan, P., McNabola, A. Energy Efficiency of Water: Analysis of Pumps-as-turbines Replacing Pressure Reducing Valves in Distribution Networks, ENVIRON 2014 Conference, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, 26-28th Feb, 2014.
Coughlan, P., Gallagher, J., Styles, D., Williams, A.P., McNabola, A. Operations improvement through energy recovery in water supply and treatment: assessing the potential for improved environmental sustainability. 20th International EurOMA Conference, 7-12th June 2013, Dublin Ireland. Operations Management at the Heart of the Recovery, Dublin, Ireland, 7th-12th June, edited by B. Fynes & P. Coughlan , 2013, pp121-121 .
Gallagher, J., Styles, D., Harris, I.M., Packwood, A., Williams, A.P. Life Cycle Energy and Environmental Balance of Micro-Hydro Turbines in the Water Industry - An Ireland-Wales Context, ENVIRON 2013 Conference, NUI Galway, Ireland, 30th Jan - 1st Feb, 2013.
Gallagher, J., Williams, A.P., Styles, D., Harris, I.M., Packwood, A.J., Coughlan, P., Power, C., Corcoran, L., McNabola, A. Energy Recovery in the Water Industry: A Technical, Economic and Commercial Feasibility Study in Ireland and Wales, SPI Water Conference, Brussels, Belgium, 3rd & 4th December, 2012.
Corcoran, L., Coughlan, P., McNabola, A., Energy Recovery Potential within Water Supply Networks of Ireland using Micro-Hydropower Turbines: Analysis of Case Studies, The 9th International Symposium on Water Supply Technology, Yokohama, Japan, 20-22nd November, International Water Association, 2012, pp1-7.
McNabola, A., Coughlan, P., Corcoran, L., Power C., Williams, A.P., Harris, I.M., Taylor R., Packwood, A., Energy Recovery in the Water & Waste Water Industry using Micro-Hydropower: A Review., IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, Naples, Italy, 25th-27th June, edited by J.P.S Catalao , 2012, pp40 - 46. (Url.)
Power, C., McNabola, A. & Coughlan, P., The Applicability of Hydropower Technology in Wastewater Treatment Plants, International Water Association: World Congress on Water, Climate & Energy, Dublin, Ireland, May 13-18 2012, 2012
Corcoran, L., McNabola, A., & Coughlan P., Energy Recovery Potential of the Dublin Region Water Supply Network, International Water Association: World Congress on Water, Dublin, Ireland, May 13-18 2012, 2012
McNabola, A., Williams. A.P., Coughlan, P., The Technical & Economic Feasibility of Energy Recovery in Water Supply Networks, International Conference on Renewable Energy and Power Quality, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 13th - 15th April, edited by Perez-Donsion, M. , 2011, pp1-5
L. Corcoran, C. Power, A. McNabola, P. Coughlan, 2011. Investigating of the Technical and Commercial Feasibility of Energy Recovery in the Water Industry. Dublin Region Higher Education Alliance, Future Voices Competition, Dublin Castle.
T. Lydon. Micro Hydro Energy Recovery. TCD-UCD Innovation Academy, Researcher Video Pitch.
L. Corcoran. Energy Recovery from the Water Supply Network. TCD-UCD Innovation Academy, Researcher Video Pitch.
C. Power. Energy Recovery in Waste Water Infrastructure. TCD-UCD Innovation Academy, Researcher Video Pitch.
- South Wales Evening Post – Waterworks probe to generate power (Url.)
- Irish Times Innovation Supplement – Cheaper Water
- Chronicle – New project to cut water bills
- Irish Examiner - €500,000 funding for Universities
- Irish Daily Star – Money Matters
- www.british-hydro.org - Energy recovery in the UK water industry: the Hydro-BPT Vision (Url.)
- www.waterbriefing.org – Water supply network has potential for energy generation (Url.)
- www.waterlink-international.com – Renewable Energy from Water Pressure
- www.dekb.co.uk – Wales: strong current generates clean energy for new scheme (Url.)
- www.welshcountry.co.uk – Bangor University research could lead to cheaper water supply (Url.)
- www.atomiumculture.eu – TCD Researchers to Develop New Energy Efficient Water Supply Technology
- www.theengineer.co.uk – Improved water supply system could also produce electricity (Url.)
- www.edie.net – Innovative concept to help water industry's energy efficiency (Url.)
- www.siliconrepublic.com – Green Technology – Researchers get €500k to fund water tech development (Url.)
- www.envirocentre.ie - Researchers get €500k to fund water tech development