CREDIT Technology Gateway based in Dundalk Institute of Technology provides technological expertise in the field of Wind & Distributed Energy; Zero Carbon & Energy Optimisation; and Energy Integration to generate solutions for the close to market needs of Irish industry and business sector.

CREDIT’s Core Expertise


Energy Optimisation

Energy Storage

CREDIT Technology Gateway is fast becoming a vital part of Ireland’s energy and renewables research and innovation landscape actively supporting business and industry to become more competitive facilitated through problem solving, targeted R&D, innovation and enabling faster adoption of emerging technologies and processes to create new markets.  

CREDIT Gateway applies emerging technologies, expertise and specialist knowledge across the energy and renewables sector to help innovative businesses and companies succeed in the introduction of new and improved processes, products and services. 

Technical Consultancy: CREDIT Technology Gateway is a key enabler of innovation working together with business, industry and communities to cultivate a continuous innovation cycle creating a journey from concept to reality for products and services. CREDIT Technology Gateway is able to draw on an array of skills and expertise to address the necessary research and technical capabilities to deliver strategic solutions and transformational change across the energy challenge. 

Research and Design: CREDIT Technology Gateway has the hands-on expertise and extensive knowledge of new and emerging energy trends to deliver tailored R&D programmes that combined with the access to leading facilities and expertise, test and scale up new developments and technologies, to accelerate innovation and provide access to new markets.

Prototype and Scale Model Testing: Prototyping enables innovators and businesses to experiment, evaluate, learn, and adapt an idea, so they can refine it into something even better. The process of prototyping and testing is the one of the important aspects in the manufacturing industry as this can give the idea of the production of the some of the difficult parts. CREDIT Technology Gateway can support business to take a structured and iterative approach to building prototypes and testing their new ideas and developing them as they go. 

Dominic McLarnon,
CREDIT Gateway Manager

CREDIT at Dundalk

contact pin iconDKIT: Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth
phone icon+353 (0)42 9370146

“Engagement with the CREDIT Technology Gateway energy research team through the Innovation Voucher scheme had significant impact on PureHeat Technologies in terms of delivering a robust analysis and report that gave validation of the performance of our flagship product. From a commercial perspective the Voucher project also supported our marketing endeavors helping us get from concept to those first crucial sales.”

Jimmy Gargan
Founder and Director, PureHeat Technologies

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