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# esb - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

New information leads to arrest over 2011 stabbing of Dublin solicitor
# Crime
# Crime

New information leads to arrest over 2011 stabbing of Dublin solicitor

May 28th 2013, 12:05 PM 8,388 Views 18 Comments

The female victim has recovered from the incident.

# esb - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Any excuse to dig out the ESB 'Going Back' ad
# Carole King
From The Daily Edge
# Carole King

Any excuse to dig out the ESB 'Going Back' ad

May 23rd 2013, 9:43 AM 2,766 Views 0 Comments

And I can play the game of life to win…

# esb - 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 9,894 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.

# esb - Friday 12 April, 2013

ESB and RTÉ warn public about premium line phone numbers
# Scam
# Scam

ESB and RTÉ warn public about premium line phone numbers

Apr 12th 2013, 7:07 PM 12,928 Views 11 Comments

Google ads is being used to advertise false contact numbers for the bodies.

# esb - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

ESB International announces €30 million contract win in Turkey
# ESB
# ESB

ESB International announces €30 million contract win in Turkey

Apr 10th 2013, 10:43 AM 6,276 Views 23 Comments

Details of the contract win will be announced at an event in Istanbul attended by the Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore.

# esb - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Profits of €194 million at ESB during 2012
# Annual Report
# Annual Report

Profits of €194 million at ESB during 2012

Mar 13th 2013, 7:59 AM 4,059 Views 52 Comments

The annual report also showed a €765 million investment in infrastructure.

# esb - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

ESB to sell 50% stake in UK and Spanish power stations
# ESB
# ESB

ESB to sell 50% stake in UK and Spanish power stations

Feb 27th 2013, 5:30 PM 5,363 Views 14 Comments

The company is to sell its shareholdings in Marchwood Power in England and Bizkaia Energia SL in Northern Spain.

# esb - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Negotiations ongoing over future of Number 29 Georgian museum
# Georgian
# Georgian

Negotiations ongoing over future of Number 29 Georgian museum

Feb 17th 2013, 7:30 AM 10,784 Views 8 Comments

But there are no plans for the ESB to close it down, the company told TheJournal.ie.

# esb - Friday 11 January, 2013

Half of proceeds from State assets sale must pay down debt - Troika
# Euroleaks
# Euroleaks

Half of proceeds from State assets sale must pay down debt - Troika

Jan 11th 2013, 6:10 PM 9,417 Views 76 Comments

The government is keen to use all of the money from the sale of State assets in “one shape or another” to fund job creation initiatives but the Troika appears more focussed on reducing the debt.

# esb - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Power restored to all homes after overnight storms
# Storms
# Storms

Power restored to all homes after overnight storms

Dec 29th 2012, 12:19 PM 4,555 Views 1 Comment

Thousands of homes had lost power last night, with Co Mayo affected most, after winds of up to 115 kilometres per hour.

# esb - 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 19,055 Views 30 Comments

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

# esb - 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 10,894 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.

# esb - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Two power outages in Dublin this morning
# Electricity
# Electricity

Two power outages in Dublin this morning

Oct 31st 2012, 10:21 AM 15,945 Views 30 Comments

Plus, did you know you can check if there is a power outage in your area by using a new ESB app?

# esb - 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 8,561 Views 12 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# esb - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Lightning strike cuts electricity to 11,000 homes in Wexford
# Power Cut
# Power Cut

Lightning strike cuts electricity to 11,000 homes in Wexford

Aug 29th 2012, 9:18 AM 4,329 Views 3 Comments

ESB Networks says a transformer was damaged during storms, and that crews are working to restore power.

# esb - Friday 24 August, 2012

New York: nine injured and two killed in Manhattan shooting
# NYC
# NYC

New York: nine injured and two killed in Manhattan shooting

Aug 24th 2012, 4:07 PM 28,518 Views 102 Comments

Several people were shot outside the Empire State Building this morning. two have been killed, including the shooter.

# esb - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Bord Gáis planning 7.54 per cent price hike
# Money Matters
# Money Matters

Bord Gáis planning 7.54 per cent price hike

Jul 28th 2012, 10:58 AM 2,874 Views 22 Comments

The energy supplier has asked the regulator for permission to raise prices by 7.54 per cent in October.

# esb - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

2,600 Dublin homes hit by 90-minute power outage
# Power Cut
# Power Cut

2,600 Dublin homes hit by 90-minute power outage

Jul 24th 2012, 9:40 PM 9,333 Views 49 Comments

The ESB says a cable fault in the Loughlinstown area meant just over 2,600 homes were without power this evening.

# esb - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Electric cars can now be powered up at Dublin Airport
# Electric Cars
# Electric Cars

Electric cars can now be powered up at Dublin Airport

Jul 11th 2012, 7:15 AM 5,363 Views 43 Comments

Dublin Airport Authority has installed new charging points in its Terminal 2 car park.

# esb - Monday 4 June, 2012

How well is Ireland set up for electric cars?
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

How well is Ireland set up for electric cars?

Jun 4th 2012, 8:45 AM 15,249 Views 62 Comments

Prices, charging points and government grants: TheJournal.ie looks into electric vehicle ownership in Ireland today.

# esb - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Power cut leaves IFSC in the dark
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

Power cut leaves IFSC in the dark

May 10th 2012, 1:32 PM 3,192 Views 11 Comments

# esb - Monday 7 May, 2012

"Put a bit of butter on the spuds André": Our favourite Irish ad catchphrases
# Sally O'brien
# Sally O'brien

"Put a bit of butter on the spuds André": Our favourite Irish ad catchphrases

May 7th 2012, 10:00 AM 28,994 Views 73 Comments

Will we ever find out who was taking the horse to France? Or how exactly Sally O’Brien might look at you? Revisit some favourite Irish ad catchphrases…

# esb - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

New State body Irish Water will be part of Bord Gáis
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

New State body Irish Water will be part of Bord Gáis

Apr 17th 2012, 3:56 PM 7,000 Views 109 Comments

Minister Phil Hogan has also confirmed that there will be no up-front charge for the water-metering programme.

# esb - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

ESB staff vote in favour of cost-cutting plan with 1,000 job losses
# Cuts
# Cuts

ESB staff vote in favour of cost-cutting plan with 1,000 job losses

Apr 11th 2012, 8:06 AM 3,389 Views 29 Comments

The State-owned energy provider has asked for around 700 voluntary redundancies with the remaining 300 jobs cut over the next three years.

# esb - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

ESB w0rkers to vote on plan to shed 1,000 jobs by 2015
# ESB
# ESB

ESB w0rkers to vote on plan to shed 1,000 jobs by 2015

Feb 29th 2012, 8:55 AM 1,777 Views 8 Comments

Workers will be asked to consider plans which management says are needed in order to cut payroll costs by €140 million.

# esb - Monday 27 February, 2012

Moody's backs 'credit positive' sale of state assets
# State Assets
# State Assets

Moody's backs 'credit positive' sale of state assets

Feb 27th 2012, 9:49 AM 1,392 Views 7 Comments

In its weekly credit outlook, Moody’s welcomes the plans to sell state assets – but that our position remains “challenging”.

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 10,983 Views 74 Comments

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

# esb - Thursday 23 February, 2012

FF's Martin attacks "bare-faced lies" over sale of state assets
# State Assets
# State Assets

FF's Martin attacks "bare-faced lies" over sale of state assets

Feb 23rd 2012, 9:25 AM 2,122 Views 44 Comments

Micheál Martin says Labour ministers are “covering their tracks” by claiming Fianna Fáil agreed to the sale of state assets.

# esb - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 22nd 2012, 8:10 PM 6,093 Views 3 Comments

Your nightly news round-up of the day’s biggest stories…

'It makes no economic sense': Sale of state assets criticised by opposition
# State Assets
# State Assets

'It makes no economic sense': Sale of state assets criticised by opposition

Feb 22nd 2012, 3:31 PM 2,319 Views 22 Comments

Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil have both criticised the government’s announcement on the sale of State assets today.

Kenny: I don't foresee sale of state assets in 2012
# Dáil Éireann
# Dáil Éireann

Kenny: I don't foresee sale of state assets in 2012

Feb 22nd 2012, 11:36 AM 2,271 Views 72 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny tells the Dáil that “commencement and realisation” of selling state assets may begin in 2013.

Parts of Bord Gais and ESB to be sold off to raise €3bn
# State Assets
# State Assets

Parts of Bord Gais and ESB to be sold off to raise €3bn

Feb 22nd 2012, 11:02 AM 3,555 Views 49 Comments

The government is considering selling parts of Coillte and Aer Lingus when conditions improve – and has insisted that there will not be a fire sale.

Government to reveal which State assets are up for sale
# Bargain
# Bargain

Government to reveal which State assets are up for sale

Feb 22nd 2012, 7:54 AM 3,577 Views 74 Comments

The bailout deal requires Ireland to sell off some State assets – and the full list will be announced by Brendan Howlin later this morning.

# esb - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

ESB not cutting power to Priory Hall complex
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

ESB not cutting power to Priory Hall complex

Feb 14th 2012, 8:10 AM 4,175 Views 38 Comments

Residents had expressed concern that cutting off power would lead to further deterioration of the condition of their homes.

# esb - Sunday 22 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jan 22nd 2012, 7:48 PM 5,149 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s Fix: State assets, assassinations, apologies, and a glamour model turns to economics…

No decision yet on selling ESB - Burton
# State Assets
# State Assets

No decision yet on selling ESB - Burton

Jan 22nd 2012, 12:18 PM 1,671 Views 27 Comments

But the Minister for Social Protection suggested the Government still hoped to raise €2billion by selling State assets.

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Jan 22nd 2012, 9:00 AM 6,447 Views 10 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# esb - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Irish semi-states moved from Standard and Poor's 'watch' list
# Ratings
# Ratings

Irish semi-states moved from Standard and Poor's 'watch' list

Jan 18th 2012, 9:58 AM 3,548 Views 19 Comments

Bord Gais, the DAA and the ESB are currently rated ‘negative’ by S&P.

# esb - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Jan 17th 2012, 8:29 AM 5,079 Views 11 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# esb - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Data Protection Commissioner 'concerned' over household charge collection
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

Data Protection Commissioner 'concerned' over household charge collection

Jan 5th 2012, 9:45 AM 3,390 Views 27 Comments

Billy Hawkes said the State’s possible use of the ESB to gather information to collect the household charge is a “disturbing development”.