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From TheJournal.ie Flights, electricity, and Anglo-Irish travel: Things that will be fine in a no-deal Brexit Business As Usual

Flights, electricity, and Anglo-Irish travel: Things that will be fine in a no-deal Brexit

There aren’t many, but there are elements that will be fine in a no-deal Brexit.

From TheJournal.ie EU will provide €530 million in funding towards Irish-French power line Celtic Interconnector

EU will provide €530 million in funding towards Irish-French power line

The project will link Ireland’s electricity network to France via an underwater connection and is expected to be completed by 2026

From TheJournal.ie Massive power outage leaves Uruguay and Argentina without electricity Blackout

Massive power outage leaves Uruguay and Argentina without electricity

Two Argentine power companies confirmed that the failure knocked out electricity throughout Argentina.

From TheJournal.ie The poster debate may be ongoing, but there's no debate about posters on poles says ESB Elections

The poster debate may be ongoing, but there's no debate about posters on poles says ESB

The electricity utility has said dangerous situations have been created in the past by doing so.

From TheJournal.ie 21,000 without electricity and fallen trees blocking roads as Storm Hannah batters the country Status Red

21,000 without electricity and fallen trees blocking roads as Storm Hannah batters the country

Multiple weather warnings are in place.

From TheJournal.ie More electric vehicles sold in Ireland so far this year than in whole of 2018 Beep Beep

More electric vehicles sold in Ireland so far this year than in whole of 2018

A total of 1,437 electric vehicles were registered so far this year.

From TheJournal.ie Electric Ireland announces 4% price increase on gas and electricity from April Price Hike

Electric Ireland announces 4% price increase on gas and electricity from April

It is the second time the company has raised its prices in the last year.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands of homes and businesses without power across the country following night of high winds Electricity

Thousands of homes and businesses without power across the country following night of high winds

The ESB said it had crews working to restore power in affected areas.

From TheJournal.ie Power blackouts for 200,000 people as temperatures in Australia continue to soar Heatwave

Power blackouts for 200,000 people as temperatures in Australia continue to soar

Authorities said they ordered forced outages to reduce the risk of the entire grid failing.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's a huge announcement for the area': Reaction to major offshore windfarm plans ESB

'It's a huge announcement for the area': Reaction to major offshore windfarm plans

It has been announced that a major offshore windfarm beside Louth plans to begin commercial operations in the early-2020s.

From TheJournal.ie European bank to help fund electricity cable linking Ireland and France in light of Brexit Celtic Interconnector

European bank to help fund electricity cable linking Ireland and France in light of Brexit

The €1 billion underwater electricity cable linking Ireland and France is expected be finished by 2025/2026.

From TheJournal.ie 10,000 customers still without power in wake of Storm Callum Off The Grid

10,000 customers still without power in wake of Storm Callum

ESB Networks said it expects to restore power to the majority of areas by tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Regina Doherty has 'absolutely no confidence' North-South interconnector will happen Pylons

Regina Doherty has 'absolutely no confidence' North-South interconnector will happen

The minister said Brexit is “the biggest obstacle” facing the proposed energy project.

From TheJournal.ie Government says overground option for North-South interconnector will go ahead as planned Pylons

Government says overground option for North-South interconnector will go ahead as planned

The Minister for Communications confirmed that the interconnector would be constructed even in the event of a hard Brexit.

From TheJournal.ie People warned about dangers of power lines when cutting trees Electricity

People warned about dangers of power lines when cutting trees

Contact with overhead electricity wires is extremely dangerous and can be fatal.

From TheJournal.ie Power restored to over 160,000 ESB customers ... but outages remain across the country Storm Impact

Power restored to over 160,000 ESB customers ... but outages remain across the country

People have been warned to stay away from fallen power lines.

From TheJournal.ie Only Sweden is more expensive for EU gas prices than Ireland* Fingers Burned

Only Sweden is more expensive for EU gas prices than Ireland*

*And we’re top five for electricity too.

From TheJournal.ie Two Irish energy companies have just raised their prices Not Gas

Two Irish energy companies have just raised their prices

Panda Power and Pinergy have become the latest Irish energy companies to up their prices.

From TheJournal.ie Electric Ireland customers to see gas and electricity price hikes from next month Electric Ireland

Electric Ireland customers to see gas and electricity price hikes from next month

The company is increasing its residential electricity prices and residential gas prices from 1 August.

From TheJournal.ie Airtricity customers to see price hike of up to €140 per year Energy

Airtricity customers to see price hike of up to €140 per year

The company said the decision to raise prices was made in response to sustained increases in wholesale energy costs on global markets.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands in Dublin without power as Storm Emma sweeps across the country Electricity

Thousands in Dublin without power as Storm Emma sweeps across the country

ESB is estimating that 8pm tomorrow is the soonest time that any power outages can be repaired.

From TheJournal.ie Pay-as-you-go electricity customers won't be cut off during storm if they can't top up Power

Pay-as-you-go electricity customers won't be cut off during storm if they can't top up

Pinergy has extended its friendly hours until Tuesday and Electric Ireland said there are emergency measures if people are stuck.

From TheJournal.ie Power restored for 26,000 ESB customers in Dublin Back In Action

Power restored for 26,000 ESB customers in Dublin

The fault also caused significant delays to train services.

From TheJournal.ie Controversial electricity pylon plan takes big leap forward but some people aren't happy N-S Interconnector

Controversial electricity pylon plan takes big leap forward but some people aren't happy

The plan would link electricity stations in Meath and Tyrone.

From TheJournal.ie Another Irish electricity provider is increasing its prices - the fourth to do so this month Energia

Another Irish electricity provider is increasing its prices - the fourth to do so this month

Energia is increasing its household electricity prices by 3.9% from 1 December 2017.

From TheJournal.ie As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country Status Red This post contains videos

As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country

Here’s what you need to know about power outages, public transport and fallen trees.

From TheJournal.ie Storm Ophelia: Households should prepare to be without power for a number of days Power Outages

Storm Ophelia: Households should prepare to be without power for a number of days

ESB is warning some households will be without power for up to 10 days.

From TheJournal.ie Yet another Irish electricity provider is increasing its prices Electric Ireland

Yet another Irish electricity provider is increasing its prices

Electric Ireland is increasing its household electricity prices by 4% from 1 February 2018.

From TheJournal.ie Irish scientists can now produce electricity from tears Cry Me A River

Irish scientists can now produce electricity from tears

The researchers in UL also found they could generate electricity from a protein found in egg whites and the milk of mammals.

From TheJournal.ie SSE Airtricity and Bord Gais Energy to up electricity prices Price Hikes

SSE Airtricity and Bord Gais Energy to up electricity prices

Three in five Irish households were forced to borrow to meet the costs of essential bills last year, according to a spokesperson for Switcher.ie.

From TheJournal.ie Smart meters to be rolled out across Ireland in 2019 - a year later than anticipated Electricity

Smart meters to be rolled out across Ireland in 2019 - a year later than anticipated

All old electricity meters are to be replaced in what’s described as a ‘once-in-a-generation’ project.

From TheJournal.ie 'This and the Donegal floods go hand-in-hand': How Ireland plans to get to grips with renewable energy Climate Change

'This and the Donegal floods go hand-in-hand': How Ireland plans to get to grips with renewable energy

A new government consultation wants feedback on how we fund sustainable energy in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Your electricity bill will now cost an extra €24 a year Electric Quick Nick

Your electricity bill will now cost an extra €24 a year

It was announced that the Public Service Obligation levy is being increased by 30%.

From TheJournal.ie Huge fire in Glasgow brought under control Scrapyard

Huge fire in Glasgow brought under control

Some 3,000 homes were without power.

From TheJournal.ie World's first tidal lagoon power station gets government support in Wales Renewable Energy

World's first tidal lagoon power station gets government support in Wales

The company behind it says the station would generate electricity for 155,000 homes for the next 120 years.

From TheJournal.ie Controversial plan for hundreds of pylons in rural Ireland has been given the go-ahead Pylon On The Pressure

Controversial plan for hundreds of pylons in rural Ireland has been given the go-ahead

The plan had been widely criticised by people living in the area.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: How highly-skilled divers and new technology restored electricity to the Aran Islands Power To The People

WATCH: How highly-skilled divers and new technology restored electricity to the Aran Islands

An ESB undersea habitat was used to fix a fault in a 10.5 km power cable.

From TheJournal.ie Eurostar trains cancelled after power failure in the Channel Tunnel Technical Issues

Eurostar trains cancelled after power failure in the Channel Tunnel

Passengers are facing hours-long delays.

From TheJournal.ie 8 words for weather that only exist in Ireland Sponsored By Sse Airtricity

8 words for weather that only exist in Ireland

Repeat after us: Tá an ghrian ag scoilteadh na gcloch…

From TheJournal.ie QUIZ: Are You A Saver Or A Spender? Sponsored By Electric Ireland

QUIZ: Are You A Saver Or A Spender?

There are two kinds of people in the world.

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