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# blackouts - Wednesday 22 December, 2021

Incoming cold snap looks likely to bring inflated Irish energy bills with it in early 2022
# Winter Is Coming
# Winter Is Coming

Incoming cold snap looks likely to bring inflated Irish energy bills with it in early 2022

Dec 22nd 2021, 12:05 AM 69,112 Views 49 Comments
  • The arrival of freezing temperatures in parts of Europe will likely increase European demand for natural gas.
  • While the forecast for Ireland is comparatively mild, supplies of gas are in relatively short supply across Europe due to a number of factors.
  • This could further increase wholesale gas prices, in turn, fueling electricity and gas bill hikes as soon as January.

# blackouts - Wednesday 8 December, 2021

Tánaiste says there will be no blackouts this winter as power stations back online
# Leo Varadkar
# Leo Varadkar

Tánaiste says there will be no blackouts this winter as power stations back online

Dec 8th 2021, 10:25 PM 22,475 Views 43 Comments

It is understood Leo Varadkar made the comment at tonight’s Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting.

# blackouts - Wednesday 25 August, 2021

Electricity supply interruptions could have 'huge' impact on Irish society, expert warns
# Blackouts
# Blackouts

Electricity supply interruptions could have 'huge' impact on Irish society, expert warns

Aug 25th 2021, 12:05 AM 61,892 Views 88 Comments

John Fitzgerald’s comments come after concerns were raised recently about potential blackouts this winter.

# blackouts - Friday 19 February, 2021

Millions of Texans get their power back after deadly winter storm
# Blackouts
# Blackouts

Millions of Texans get their power back after deadly winter storm

Feb 19th 2021, 8:12 AM 10,634 Views 8 Comments

US President Joe Biden has offered additional support through federal agencies to help authorities in Texas.

# blackouts - Saturday 17 June, 2017

After 10 years of Hamas rule, Gaza deals with blackouts, poverty, and the constant threat of conflict
# The Strip
# The Strip

After 10 years of Hamas rule, Gaza deals with blackouts, poverty, and the constant threat of conflict

Jun 17th 2017, 8:45 AM 11,080 Views 62 Comments

The Islamist movement marked 10 years in power in Gaza on Thursday, 15 June.

# blackouts - Friday 3 January, 2014

Stormwatch: Over 7,000 homes without power, floods and high tides
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Stormwatch: Over 7,000 homes without power, floods and high tides

Jan 3rd 2014, 7:56 AM 28,181 Views 19 Comments

Met Éireann releases new alert for this afternoon as wild weather set to continue.