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# eirgrid - Monday 4 November, 2013

Electricity project to be scrutinised at An Bord Pleanála hearings today
# Laois Kilkenny
# Laois Kilkenny

Electricity project to be scrutinised at An Bord Pleanála hearings today

Nov 4th 2013, 6:45 AM 7,549 Views 67 Comments

Hearings in Laois today are seen as a key test case for EirGrid’s Grid 25 project to update Ireland’s electricity infrastructure.

# eirgrid - Friday 25 October, 2013

WATCH: Mattie McGrath tells Rabbitte to 'count the tits on Mrs Murphy's cow'
# Dail Questions
# Dail Questions

WATCH: Mattie McGrath tells Rabbitte to 'count the tits on Mrs Murphy's cow'

Oct 25th 2013, 10:08 AM 17,562 Views 27 Comments

Dogs, cats, Angela Merkel and lots more in the Dáil yesterday…

# eirgrid - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Eirgrid propose routes for €500mn Leinster-Munster high-voltage power line
# Electricity
# Electricity

Eirgrid propose routes for €500mn Leinster-Munster high-voltage power line

Sep 3rd 2013, 12:34 PM 11,176 Views 27 Comments

The project is at an early stage and Eirgrid say they do not expect to submit an application to An Bord Pleanála for planning approval before 2015.

# eirgrid - Friday 15 March, 2013

Pope's election saw power demand fall... before rising as we put the kettle on
# I Got Da Powah
# I Got Da Powah

Pope's election saw power demand fall... before rising as we put the kettle on

Mar 15th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,055 Views 10 Comments

As we all gathered around to find out who the new Pope was, electricity demand fell briefly on Wednesday before rising as we put the kettle on and got back to whatever it was we were doing, Eirgrid says.

# eirgrid - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Pics: Is Enda able to generate his own electricity?*
# Electrifying
From The Daily Edge
# Electrifying

Pics: Is Enda able to generate his own electricity?*

Sep 20th 2012, 9:23 PM 12,528 Views 56 Comments

*No of course not. Don’t be silly.

British-Irish electricity interconnector to be opened today
# Energy
# Energy

British-Irish electricity interconnector to be opened today

Sep 20th 2012, 9:38 AM 4,529 Views 36 Comments

Biggest single piece of energy infrastructure built in Ireland since the Ardnacrusha Hydroelectric project.

# eirgrid - Friday 10 August, 2012

Katie Taylor fight changed electricity demand
# SHE'S GOT THE POWER
# SHE'S GOT THE POWER

Katie Taylor fight changed electricity demand

Aug 10th 2012, 12:49 PM 15,578 Views 21 Comments

Electricity demand fell by six per cent yesterday evening.

# eirgrid - Monday 23 April, 2012

EirGrid laying underwater cable for Ireland-to-Wales interconnector
# Cable Ties
# Cable Ties

EirGrid laying underwater cable for Ireland-to-Wales interconnector

Apr 23rd 2012, 11:08 AM 2,886 Views 12 Comments

The East West Interconnector will facilitate the transfer of energy between Ireland and Britain.

# eirgrid - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Consultation launched on €500m project for overhead electricity link
# Energy
# Energy

Consultation launched on €500m project for overhead electricity link

Apr 12th 2012, 1:34 PM 2,927 Views 28 Comments

EirGrid’s plan to upgrade the electricity infrastructure between Munster and Leinster includes a preference to build an overhead line linking Cork and Kildare via Wexford.

# eirgrid - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Putting North-South interconnector underground more expensive - report
# Interconnector
# Interconnector

Putting North-South interconnector underground more expensive - report

Jan 18th 2012, 12:19 PM 2,640 Views 11 Comments

A report on the proposed electricity interconnector between the North and South of the island has made no recommendations.

# eirgrid - Friday 28 October, 2011

"I'd like to go back to where I was before it ever happened": Teresa Treacy speaks
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

"I'd like to go back to where I was before it ever happened": Teresa Treacy speaks

Oct 28th 2011, 7:40 AM 1,018 Views 8 Comments

In advance of a meeting with barristers about her conflict with the ESB and Eirgrid on her land, Teresa Treacy spoke to TheJournal.ie about her experiences in jail, and her hopes for the future.

# eirgrid - Thursday 6 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Oct 6th 2011, 8:05 PM 1,532 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: The presidential candidates doing well in the latest opinion polls; tributes flow for Steve Jobs, and who is the Irish Examiner columnist who is accused of plagiarism?

Teresa Treacy released from prison
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

Teresa Treacy released from prison

Oct 6th 2011, 3:17 PM 1,775 Views 53 Comments

The Offaly woman had been jailed three weeks ago for contempt of court after she refused to allow ESB and Eirgrid to construct a power line on her land.

Inquiry into Teresa Treacy Mountjoy interview
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

Inquiry into Teresa Treacy Mountjoy interview

Oct 6th 2011, 8:28 AM 1,064 Views 29 Comments

The 65-year-old has been in jail for contempt of court for over three weeks over her refusal to facilitate court-ordered ESB work on her land.

# eirgrid - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Protesters mass at ESB offices over Teresa Treacy jailing
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

Protesters mass at ESB offices over Teresa Treacy jailing

Oct 4th 2011, 4:18 PM 1,347 Views 40 Comments

More than 100 people gathered in Dublin calling for Ms Treacy’s release, including members of the Oireachtas.

# eirgrid - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Thousands sign petition to free jailed woman Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

Thousands sign petition to free jailed woman Teresa Treacy

Oct 1st 2011, 12:29 PM 1,722 Views 42 Comments

Tree-cutting has stopped over the weekend on the 65-year-old’s land, where a protest camp has been set up.

# eirgrid - Friday 30 September, 2011

"Vast majority" of tree-cutting completed on Teresa Treacy's land
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

"Vast majority" of tree-cutting completed on Teresa Treacy's land

Sep 30th 2011, 10:46 AM 2,916 Views 59 Comments

That is according to Eirgrid and the ESB, who once again stated their “deep regret” over Ms Treacy’s jailing for contempt of court.

# eirgrid - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Government creates NewERA fund to oversee management of semi-states
# State Assets
# State Assets

Government creates NewERA fund to oversee management of semi-states

Sep 29th 2011, 11:47 AM 938 Views 11 Comments

A new fund will be created, under the authority of the NTMA, to oversee the state’s ownership of semi-state companies.

# eirgrid - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Sep 28th 2011, 8:02 PM 1,481 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s Fix: The latest from the presidential election campaign; sex toy adverts; The Sopranos; and what Amazon is doing to rival Apple’s iPad.

ESB and Eirgrid say they 'deeply regret' Teresa Treacy situation
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

ESB and Eirgrid say they 'deeply regret' Teresa Treacy situation

Sep 28th 2011, 6:32 PM 4,207 Views 65 Comments

The landowner in Co Offaly has been in jail for the past two weeks after asserting the utility companies would not be allowed to carry out work on her land.

# eirgrid - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Standoff in Offaly as ESB moves onto Teresa Treacy land
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

Standoff in Offaly as ESB moves onto Teresa Treacy land

Sep 27th 2011, 1:31 PM 2,996 Views 60 Comments

The ESB has this morning moved onto Treacy’s lands to continue construction work, but neighbours are blocking the way.

# eirgrid - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Supporters of jailed Teresa Treacy to protest at Mountjoy
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

Supporters of jailed Teresa Treacy to protest at Mountjoy

Sep 22nd 2011, 10:47 AM 2,885 Views 51 Comments

The 65-year-old was sent to prison last week for refusing to allow the ESB to cut down trees on her land.

# eirgrid - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

# eirgrid - Thursday 28 July, 2011

# eirgrid - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

NTMA staff paid an average of €7,700 in 2010 bonuses
# Bonus
# Bonus

NTMA staff paid an average of €7,700 in 2010 bonuses

Jun 29th 2011, 10:31 PM 531 Views 21 Comments

NAMA staff are among those who received additional payments for 2010. Two million euro was paid out in total.