Garrett Blaney

Commissioner, Commission for Regulation of Utilities

Garrett Blaney has been a Commissioner since February 2010 at the Commission for Energy Regulation, and was Chairperson from February 2014 – 2017. Garrett’s lead responsibilities relate to electricity networks (interconnection, wind connections), wholesale (SEM/I-SEM), generation (conventional, renewable, licensing), security of supply and internal operations. He also leads international relations. Prior to this Garrett had over 20 years of experience working in the energy industry. He was previously Strategic Development Director for Viridian Power and Energy and Commercial Director for Huntstown Power, Ireland’s first independent power producer.