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Friday 31 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Electricity prices

This year
# Electricity
Darragh O'Brien says other energy companies should follow Pinergy's example and cut prices
The change, which kicks in on 31 March, will result in a 7.1% decrease to the typical household cost.
# Cost of Living
All electricity customers to get €90 off bills over seven instalments
Customers normally have to pay a levy to fund renewable energy, but when electricity prices go up this levy is not needed.
Last year
# Electricity prices
Gas and electricity to remain at 'historical high' for next two years, says Ryan
The Green Party leader said that it was due to international factors.
# Electric Ireland
Electric Ireland to give all residential customers €50 credit
Pay-as-you-go customers will receive the credit this week, and bill-pay customers will see it in January.
# Cost of Living
Britain's energy price cap to rise more than 80% from October
The regulator has announced a raft of measures.
# Energy Crisis
Taoiseach affirms growing energy demand as electricity cost rises 86%
New figures from the CSO also showed increases in food and construction prices.
# cost of living crisis
Pinergy to hike electricity prices by 19.2% from September
The company said the increase was a result of ‘volatile and upward pricing trends in the wholesale energy markets’.
# electricity rebate
Electricity customers to get €89 rebate as PSO levy is reduced
While domestic electricity customers are set to receive an €89.10 rebate, small commercial customers will receive €311.51 worth of a rebate.
All time
# Electric Shock
Electric Ireland raises gas and electricity prices for second time in four months
Households supplied by Electric Ireland will see their electricity bill increase by 9.3% next month.
# Electric Shock
Competition is finally heating up for power and gas customers
Energia has cut its rates only a few days after a new player emerged in the market.
# power to the people
Panda is getting into power - and it could spark a 'price war' among suppliers
Panda Power is the new electricity wing of Ireland’s biggest locally-owned waste firm.
# gas stuff
Four-year gas price low drives Irish electricity costs down
The main risk to energy prices remains unforeseen shocks to the world oil market, Bord Gais said.
# blowing in the wind
Wind blows electricity prices up in March
Wind switches roles after driving down prices in February.
# energy costs
People approaching St Vincent de Paul 'because they cannot afford the basics'
The Society of St Vincent de Paul has highlighted energy costs as particularly burdensome for struggling families.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Thursday
Energy regulator backs rise in Bord Gáis prices, Corrib ‘rape tape’ report released, and amazing video of a whale’s ‘thank you’ dance after being freed from fishing nets…