“Straw man” vision and mission:
Vision: The Irish Wind Energy Research Network will contribute to the development of a robust wind energy research sector, stimulating collaborations between industry and academic researchers. Wind Energy R&D in Ireland will reach levels appropriate to a mature industry sector in a country leading the world wind power deployment.
Mission: To highlight excellence in wind energy research, at all levels, and to further promote excellence through providing opportunities for collaboration among researchers. To provide authoritative input on wind energy to Government energy research strategies. To contribute to an environment that promotes the development of wind energy research in Ireland to a level commensurate with the economic importance of the wind energy sector in Ireland.