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#Electric Ireland

# electric-ireland - Monday 10 February, 2014

7 ways to save €150 by making one change
# Electric Ireland
# Electric Ireland

7 ways to save €150 by making one change

Feb 10th 2014, 4:50 PM 55,737 Views 71 Comments

You’ll be rolling in it before you know it.

# electric-ireland - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Did you switch your energy provider last year? More than 300,000 did
# Sparks Fly
# Sparks Fly

Did you switch your energy provider last year? More than 300,000 did

Jan 28th 2014, 11:00 AM 7,778 Views 27 Comments

Consumers shied away from major electricity suppliers.

# electric-ireland - Monday 20 January, 2014

Thirty new jobs announced by Electric Ireland field sales firm
# Jobs Watch
# Jobs Watch

Thirty new jobs announced by Electric Ireland field sales firm

Jan 20th 2014, 7:30 AM 6,698 Views 28 Comments

Field Management Ireland is recruiting new staff members to sell electricity and gas to door-to-door on behalf of Electric Ireland.

# electric-ireland - Friday 15 November, 2013

Loyaltybuild boss writes open letter apologising to customers as more firms hit by breach
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

Loyaltybuild boss writes open letter apologising to customers as more firms hit by breach

Nov 15th 2013, 1:52 PM 8,800 Views 14 Comments

The data breach has affected up to 1.5 million customers across Europe. The gardaí and the Data Protection Commissioner are investigating.

# electric-ireland - Friday 8 November, 2013

€130,000 donated to charity as 45,000 kind deeds logged
# Kindness Week
# Kindness Week

€130,000 donated to charity as 45,000 kind deeds logged

Nov 8th 2013, 7:59 PM 8,161 Views 11 Comments

Childline received the most pledged kind deeds this week, receiving a cheque for €60,000.

# electric-ireland - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Here are some of the most heart-warming stories you'll hear this week
# Sponsored By Electric Ireland
# Sponsored By Electric Ireland

Here are some of the most heart-warming stories you'll hear this week

Nov 5th 2013, 4:43 PM 28,742 Views 5 Comments

Beat the midweek slump with these stories of kindness from TheJournal.ie commenters.

# electric-ireland - Monday 4 November, 2013

Irish believe older women to be kindest group in Ireland
# Caring
# Caring

Irish believe older women to be kindest group in Ireland

Nov 4th 2013, 3:25 PM 8,455 Views 23 Comments

Survey finds that while young Irish men are ranked least kind – people are also less likely to BE kind to young men.

# electric-ireland - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Open thread: What's the nicest thing anyone has ever done for you?
# Sponsored By Electric Ireland
# Sponsored By Electric Ireland

Open thread: What's the nicest thing anyone has ever done for you?

Oct 31st 2013, 1:09 PM 21,409 Views 73 Comments

It’s time for some Monday morning feelgood inspiration.

# electric-ireland - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

7 tips for saving money this winter
# Sponsored By Electric Ireland
# Sponsored By Electric Ireland

7 tips for saving money this winter

Oct 9th 2013, 4:36 PM 40,717 Views 62 Comments

Some practical advice for saving pennies in the run-up to the most expensive season.

# electric-ireland - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Sep 3rd 2013, 11:00 PM 10,187 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about junior doctors going on strike, AIB saying some customers just don’t want to pay their mortgages, and John Waters (briefly) going to jail.

First Bord Gáis, now Electric Ireland: Gas prices to rise by 35 cent per week
# Energy Costs
# Energy Costs

First Bord Gáis, now Electric Ireland: Gas prices to rise by 35 cent per week

Sep 3rd 2013, 6:22 PM 7,331 Views 48 Comments

Electric Ireland is to increase the price for residential gas by 2 per cent from the start of October.

# electric-ireland - Friday 3 May, 2013

For sale: State asset sell-off begins as Bord Gáis Energy invites bids
# State Assets
# State Assets

For sale: State asset sell-off begins as Bord Gáis Energy invites bids

May 3rd 2013, 6:56 PM 9,922 Views 59 Comments

The energy arm of Bord Gáis Éireann is one of a number of State-run companies the government intends to sell-off in the coming year.

# electric-ireland - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Electricity customer accidentally billed for second property for seven years
# Complaints
# Complaints

Electricity customer accidentally billed for second property for seven years

Mar 23rd 2013, 3:54 PM 17,170 Views 28 Comments

An official report outlines some of the customer complaints upheld against energy providers last year.

# electric-ireland - Friday 18 January, 2013

357pc increase in gas disconnections in 15 months – regulator
# Energy
# Energy

357pc increase in gas disconnections in 15 months – regulator

Jan 18th 2013, 12:00 PM 5,382 Views 68 Comments

The Commissioner for Energy Regulation says 2,373 people had gas disconnected between April and June last year.

# electric-ireland - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

ESB worker dies at company plant in Finglas
# Workplace Death
# Workplace Death

ESB worker dies at company plant in Finglas

Jan 16th 2013, 9:09 AM 9,419 Views 13 Comments

The man in his 20s died from a suspected electrocution yesterday afternoon.

# electric-ireland - Friday 21 December, 2012

Video: Coming home for Christmas? Let's crack out the ESB 'Going Back' ad
# Christmas
# Christmas

Video: Coming home for Christmas? Let's crack out the ESB 'Going Back' ad

Dec 21st 2012, 9:57 PM 19,271 Views 30 Comments

We’re sure some of you can identify with the classic ESB ‘Going Back’ ad this Friday before Christmas evening…

# electric-ireland - Thursday 18 October, 2012

SmartThings beats major competition to take Web Summit startup award
# Web Summit
# Web Summit

SmartThings beats major competition to take Web Summit startup award

Oct 18th 2012, 6:45 PM 5,433 Views 2 Comments

A major coup for the company, the award comes with a €100,000 prize.

# electric-ireland - Monday 24 September, 2012

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week - here's what you need to know
# Staying Safe
# Staying Safe

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week - here's what you need to know

Sep 24th 2012, 6:30 AM 3,905 Views 2 Comments

The aim of the campaign is to make sure that people know its cause, how to prevent it, and how to detect it.

# electric-ireland - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Explainer: Why energy prices are rising and what you can do to save money
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Explainer: Why energy prices are rising and what you can do to save money

Sep 16th 2012, 12:00 PM 15,341 Views 32 Comments

With price hikes announced by Airtricity, Bord Gáis and Electric Ireland recently. We tell you why your gas and electricity is going up and what you can do to save money. Plus share your tips with us.

# electric-ireland - Friday 7 September, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added baby heavy metal
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added baby heavy metal

Sep 7th 2012, 8:00 PM 8,576 Views 12 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Electric Ireland announces electricity and gas price increases
# Energy
# Energy

Electric Ireland announces electricity and gas price increases

Sep 7th 2012, 5:58 PM 5,685 Views 57 Comments

Not good news for the company’s 1.3 million customers, 60,000 of whom also get their gas from Electric Ireland.

# electric-ireland - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

FMI announces the creation of 100 jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

FMI announces the creation of 100 jobs

Mar 28th 2012, 12:24 PM 3,154 Views 7 Comments

Field Management Ireland is to create 100 new jobs after being awarded a major field sales contract by Electric Ireland.

# electric-ireland - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Wondering how many days are left until the Olympics start? These pictures might help
# London Calling
From The42
# London Calling

Wondering how many days are left until the Olympics start? These pictures might help

Feb 28th 2012, 7:25 AM 879 Views 0 Comments

27 July 2012 has never been closer…

# electric-ireland - Monday 27 February, 2012

Energy customers face 'minimum charge' for not using enough electricity
# Electricity
# Electricity

Energy customers face 'minimum charge' for not using enough electricity

Feb 27th 2012, 7:43 AM 11,278 Views 74 Comments

The ESB-controlled ‘Electric Ireland’ has introduced a ‘low-user standing charge’ which will mean a minimum bill for customers.

# electric-ireland - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

In time: synchronised swimmers dive in at National Acquatic centre
# Under Water
From The42
# Under Water

In time: synchronised swimmers dive in at National Acquatic centre

Feb 15th 2012, 11:22 AM 606 Views 1 Comment

My favourite part is when they do everything at the same time.

# electric-ireland - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Stormy weather to continue as winds set new Malin Head record
# The Wind
# The Wind

Stormy weather to continue as winds set new Malin Head record

Jan 4th 2012, 7:43 AM 3,771 Views 11 Comments

Heavy winds are expected to affect the east coast in particular today.

# electric-ireland - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Around 7,000 homes without electricity after storm damage
# Power Cut
# Power Cut

Around 7,000 homes without electricity after storm damage

Jan 3rd 2012, 3:04 PM 2,245 Views 6 Comments

Heavy winds last night and early this morning caused a power cut to around 15,000 households.

# electric-ireland - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

Government decides to sell minority stake in ESB
# ESB
# ESB

Government decides to sell minority stake in ESB

Sep 14th 2011, 2:44 PM 875 Views 5 Comments

Communications minister Pat Rabbitte tells the Dáil that the government will dispose of a minority stake in the energy provider.

# electric-ireland - Saturday 5 March, 2011

Cheaper electricity on the way after regulator allows ESB price cuts
# Electricity
# Electricity

Cheaper electricity on the way after regulator allows ESB price cuts

Mar 5th 2011, 12:03 PM 1,090 Views 0 Comments

The Commission for Energy Regulation allows the ESB to cut its prices, which had been raised to help create competition.

# electric-ireland - Tuesday 21 December, 2010

ESB buys Northern energy company in €1.4bn deal
# Electric Ireland
# Electric Ireland

ESB buys Northern energy company in €1.4bn deal

Dec 21st 2010, 8:38 PM 299 Views 0 Comments

The £1.2bn takeover deal is completed, despite the opposition of Unionist politicians resenting an all-Ireland energy company.