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#Electric

# electric - Friday 29 April, 2022

Hairs raised and roof lifted at MSG as Taylor and Serrano make weight for title showdown
# Electric
From The42
# Electric

Hairs raised and roof lifted at MSG as Taylor and Serrano make weight for title showdown

Updated Apr 29th 2022, 11:20 PM 57,215 Views 27 Comments

The Irish turned out in force, with plenty of Puerto Rican noise too, as Saturday night’s protagonists faced off on stage.

# electric - Friday 4 February, 2022

Dazzling Baloucoune makes point to Andy Farrell in Ulster victory over Connacht
# Electric
From The42
# Electric

Dazzling Baloucoune makes point to Andy Farrell in Ulster victory over Connacht

Feb 4th 2022, 10:28 PM 16,729 Views 20 Comments

The winger responded to his exclusion from the Six Nations squad to face Wales by scoring two tries.

# electric - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Newly discovered, high-voltage electric eels found to be living in the Amazon
# Shocking News
# Shocking News

Newly discovered, high-voltage electric eels found to be living in the Amazon

Sep 11th 2019, 11:59 AM 22,868 Views 28 Comments

For centuries, it was believed that a single species existed throughout the region known as Greater Amazonia.

# electric - Thursday 29 August, 2019

'We are on the road to nowhere': Are electric cars and chargers enough to cut our transport emissions?
# Ireland's Climate Crisis
# Ireland's Climate Crisis

'We are on the road to nowhere': Are electric cars and chargers enough to cut our transport emissions?

Aug 29th 2019, 7:30 AM 18,112 Views 92 Comments

Transport is a huge contributor to Ireland’s global emissions and tackling them is a major challenge.

# electric - Thursday 12 April, 2018

'Would it be weird if I kissed you?': Workman sacked after propositioning woman in her own home
# Unwanted
# Unwanted

'Would it be weird if I kissed you?': Workman sacked after propositioning woman in her own home

Apr 12th 2018, 6:24 PM 169,986 Views 106 Comments

The woman has made a statement to gardaí.

# electric - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Pilotless flying taxis are being developed and trialled in New Zealand
# Pilotless Pilot
# Pilotless Pilot

Pilotless flying taxis are being developed and trialled in New Zealand

Mar 13th 2018, 10:57 PM 11,853 Views 22 Comments

Regulators late today approved plans to develop and test the futuristic air taxis.

# electric - Monday 15 January, 2018

'It doesn't give the fish a chance': Irish MEPs urged to vote against electric pulse fishing
# Electrocution
# Electrocution

'It doesn't give the fish a chance': Irish MEPs urged to vote against electric pulse fishing

Jan 15th 2018, 6:15 AM 10,620 Views 24 Comments

The practice involves dragging an electrified net across the sea floor, stunning all of the marine life in its path.

# electric - Saturday 16 December, 2017

After power cut delay, a rejuvenated West Ham surge to another big result over sorry Stoke
# The Moyesiah
From The42
# The Moyesiah

After power cut delay, a rejuvenated West Ham surge to another big result over sorry Stoke

Dec 16th 2017, 6:29 PM 5,269 Views 11 Comments

Marko Arnautovic scored against his former club as Mark Hughes continues to struggle with the Potters.

# electric - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Poll: Will your next car be an electric car?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will your next car be an electric car?

Jul 26th 2017, 8:54 AM 31,034 Views 199 Comments

The UK plans to phase out petrol and diesel cars by 2040, while Volvo will stop producing petrol cars in 2019.

# electric - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Poll: Would you buy an electric car?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you buy an electric car?

Jun 4th 2017, 1:48 PM 30,171 Views 114 Comments

AA Ireland said there is now an improved range which makes them more affordable to the average motorist.

# electric - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Charging your electric car in Dublin? Make sure you don't get clamped
# Who Holds Back
# Who Holds Back

Charging your electric car in Dublin? Make sure you don't get clamped

Mar 27th 2016, 8:45 AM 57,804 Views 114 Comments

We spotted one unlucky motorist clamped while charging in Dublin city this week.

# electric - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Someone set a world record for the fastest-ever electric skateboard run
# Zoom
# Zoom

Someone set a world record for the fastest-ever electric skateboard run

Mar 2nd 2016, 11:00 AM 6,950 Views 7 Comments

Yes, that’s a thing now.

# electric - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

You need a driver's licence to use these weird-looking scooters
# Striking A Balance
# Striking A Balance

You need a driver's licence to use these weird-looking scooters

Oct 13th 2015, 12:29 PM 28,307 Views 35 Comments

They’ve been banned in London, but what’s the law surrounding self-balancing scooters in Ireland?

# electric - Monday 7 September, 2015

23 photos that perfectly sum up Electric Picnic 2015
# Rave In The Woods
# Rave In The Woods

23 photos that perfectly sum up Electric Picnic 2015

Sep 7th 2015, 5:29 PM 54,850 Views 24 Comments

What a weekend that was.

# electric - Sunday 14 December, 2014

An electric eel shocks its prey like a Taser
# Eel's Electric
# Eel's Electric

An electric eel shocks its prey like a Taser

Dec 14th 2014, 8:30 AM 9,418 Views 9 Comments

It can make its prey twitch so it can eat it.

# electric - Friday 29 August, 2014

7 distressing tweets and images from Electric Picnic... already
# Electric Dreams
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Dreams

7 distressing tweets and images from Electric Picnic... already

Aug 29th 2014, 2:46 PM 15,954 Views 3 Comments

It can’t rain all the time…

# electric - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Rogue collectors and hoarders are making Ireland miss recycling targets
# Extreme Hoarders
# Extreme Hoarders

Rogue collectors and hoarders are making Ireland miss recycling targets

Aug 12th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,316 Views 12 Comments

Stop holding on to those old fridges.

# electric - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

You can now find a plug-in point for your electric car "every 60km"
# Sorted For E-cars
# Sorted For E-cars

You can now find a plug-in point for your electric car "every 60km"

Jul 30th 2014, 11:03 PM 16,691 Views 89 Comments

What do you mean you don’t have an electric car? Get with the programme.

# electric - Thursday 6 March, 2014

"Social responsibility" reminder for Electric Ireland after street lights blackout
# In The Dark
# In The Dark

"Social responsibility" reminder for Electric Ireland after street lights blackout

Mar 6th 2014, 7:45 PM 12,945 Views 54 Comments

Two more Kildare estates have received letters saying their electricity could be switched off.

# electric - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Street lighting close to being restored at unfinished estate
# Kilcock
# Kilcock

Street lighting close to being restored at unfinished estate

Mar 5th 2014, 5:44 PM 6,692 Views 17 Comments

Residents are disappointed at the lack of direct contact from Kildare County Council.

# electric - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Are you tyred of petrol or diesel? ESB is offering up electric cars for trial
# Great Electric Drive
# Great Electric Drive

Are you tyred of petrol or diesel? ESB is offering up electric cars for trial

Feb 5th 2014, 8:29 AM 16,987 Views 44 Comments

The company is looking for 24 ecar ambassadors to trial the vehicles over a 4-month period.

# electric - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Power outages in Dublin and Cork
# Power Cut
# Power Cut

Power outages in Dublin and Cork

Nov 13th 2012, 10:38 AM 10,925 Views 20 Comments

In Glassmore, Swords a fault has caused a power outage for around 21 houses and a fault in Cloyne, Co Cork means around 42 houses are without electricity.

# electric - Monday 14 May, 2012

Electric cars get a vintage twist...
# She's Electric
From The Daily Edge
# She's Electric

Electric cars get a vintage twist...

May 14th 2012, 8:30 PM 4,960 Views 10 Comments

The newest electic car harks back to the Del Boy years, no? We still like it though.

# electric - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Column: Why I'm bringing the DeLorean back - as an electric car
# Back To The Future
# Back To The Future

Column: Why I'm bringing the DeLorean back - as an electric car

Apr 29th 2012, 8:15 AM 99 Views 53 Comments

Electricity is more readily available and cheaper than petrol, but people need to be converted to electric cars and realise that you can still get high performance from those vehicles, writes Stephen Wynne.