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Supply and demand: What's behind the surge in Irish and European energy prices this year?
A report by
Ian Curran
Demand for gas and electricity has surged this year as economies reopened and businesses ramped back up.
Demand for gas and electricity has surged this year as economies reopened and businesses ramped back up.
European benchmark gas prices have tripled as a result.
The problems have been exacerbated in Ireland by the temporary closure of two gas-fired power stations.
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.
What are the Irish catchphrases for the next generation?
Take note.
8 sights every Irish person should see at least once
Sights, landscapes and beauty spots that’ll make you proud to be Irish.
The Big Four of Irish energy were accused of 'fleecing' their customers today
Most gas and electricity price decreases will be seen later this year apparently
"It's a disaster": Family affected by windfarm's turbine flicker
The family say it makes day-to-day life difficult.
Good news for Airtricity customers: Your bills will be lower from April
Dual fuel customers stand to save an average of €58.
Here's why people are confused by Airtricity's new orangutan advert
No, there isn’t an invasion of giant apes.
Did you switch your energy provider last year? More than 300,000 did
Consumers shied away from major electricity suppliers.
Gas and electricity prices increase from today
Gas customers of Bord Gáis, ESB Electric Ireland and Airtricity will see higher prices in their next bill.
Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
Everyone’s talking about events in Bailieborough and Denis O’Brien’s tax bill.
Airtricity’s parent company fined €12.5 million for misleading customers
The fine was imposed after customers in the UK were given misleading information which made the company appear cheaper than competitors.
Electricity customer accidentally billed for second property for seven years
An official report outlines some of the customer complaints upheld against energy providers last year.
357pc increase in gas disconnections in 15 months – regulator
The Commissioner for Energy Regulation says 2,373 people had gas disconnected between April and June last year.
Ian Baraclough eyeing up at least two more quality signings for 2013
The Sligo Rovers chief needs to strengthen his squad after losing Airtricity POTY Mark Quigley.
'We want to show the fans we are worth the jersey' - Quigley on the new Hoops
The Shamrock Rovers forward made the move from Sligo less than a month after winning the Airtricity League.
Shamrock Rovers signal title intent by signing Quigley and O'Connor
New Hoops boss Trevor Croly has pulled off a transfer coup by snatching the PFAI Player of the Year from Sligo.
Fair Play award gives UCD hope of Europa League spot next season
The Students must wait until next May to discover their European fate.
Peers pressure: The games can't come quick enough for Sligo veteran Gavin
The Dublin native was suspended for Rovers’ draw with Bray but is back for the title run-in.
Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week - here's what you need to know
The aim of the campaign is to make sure that people know its cause, how to prevent it, and how to detect it.
Airtricity announces rise in gas and electricity prices
Customers face an increase in the cost of their gas and electricity from the middle of next month, the company said today.
Airtricity under investigation after disclosure of customer information
The utility company claimed the matter was no longer under investigation but the Data Protection Commissioner has confirmed its investigation is ongoing.
The Morning Score: Tuesday
The returning heroes are sleeping off their Olympic efforts but another storm of sport looms.
Bord Gáis planning 7.54 per cent price hike
The energy supplier has asked the regulator for permission to raise prices by 7.54 per cent in October.
Jobs created as Airtricity parent firm invests €500m in Irish power stations
Enda Kenny is expected to announce a “significant number” of jobs this afternoon.
Shamrock Rovers fans undertake 10k walk to commemorate 25 years since Milltown move
The anniversary-marking stroll will start at the club’s old home and wind its way to their new abode in Tallaght
Leaders of the Pack: Raffaele Cretaro and Sligo set to welcome Derry
The Rovers striker and his teammates are enjoying their best league start in 75 years but know Derry will pose a genuine threat
EA Sports Cup: Big win for Derry as Shamrock Rovers bounce back
The Candystripes were emphatic winners over Finn Harps, while the league champions march on after defeating Galway
Consumer group says Minister should intervene after Airtricity increases charges
Domestic electricity and gas standing charges will increase by as much as €1.50 per month for the company’s 600,000 customers from April.
Forty homes a day lose electricity supply over unpaid bills
The rate of disconnections increased significantly compared to 2010, new figures from the energy regulator show.
The Daily Fix: Friday
In tonight’s Fix: Dana vows to continue in presidential race; the new iPhone goes on sale; and just where does Beyoncé get her moves?
Electricity and gas disconnections down this year
The number of households that have had their gas or electricity disconnected up to August this year has dropped compared to 2010, a new report shows.
Airtricity: Bohs look to keep up momentum as Derry visit Dalymount
A look ahead to Friday evening’s action in the Airtricity Premier Division…
Airtricity to increase prices by up to 21 per cent this autumn
Electricity prices will be increased by 12.3 per cent from next month, while gas prices go up by 21.2 per cent in October.
Airtricity League preview: What to watch out for this weekend…
We take a look at the key battles going into this weekend’s action in the Airtricity League Premier Division…
Bord Gáis confirms 12 per cent price hike on electricity
The company insisted it has “done its utmost” to limit the increase, but admitted gas price rises are also on the way.
Bord Gáis to announce large hikes in electricity and gas prices
The increases will push average household bills up by more than €300 a year, according to reports.
Column: Galway United chiefs are risking economic stability for short-lived success
Former CEO of Galway United writes about how other League of Ireland clubs have heeded advice to rein in spending on their playing squad – but how he feels Galway Utd are risking it all to do the opposite.