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# power - Friday 2 September, 2022

Mads Pedersen takes control of Vuelta as he leaves sprinters trailing
# Power
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# Power

Mads Pedersen takes control of Vuelta as he leaves sprinters trailing

Sep 2nd 2022, 8:11 PM 2,276 Views 1 Comment

The win puts daylight between himself and his closest rivals in the points competition.

# power - Thursday 4 August, 2022

Poll: Should the government introduce a windfall tax on energy companies?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the government introduce a windfall tax on energy companies?

Aug 4th 2022, 10:55 AM 30,549 Views 71 Comments

The UN chief has accused oil and gas companies of making “excessive” profits from this crisis.

# power - Sunday 24 July, 2022

Watchdog warns of 'acute' risk to security of power supply in Ireland
# Energy Crisis
# Energy Crisis

Watchdog warns of 'acute' risk to security of power supply in Ireland

Jul 24th 2022, 2:15 PM 28,600 Views 37 Comments

The CRU’s latest risk register warned of the potential for significant outages.

# power - Tuesday 12 July, 2022

Energy reliance on Russia is 'glaring' mistake but price volatility predates war - Irish report
# Power
# Power

Energy reliance on Russia is 'glaring' mistake but price volatility predates war - Irish report

Jul 12th 2022, 8:38 AM 13,060 Views 23 Comments

Dramatic changes in energy prices were a problem even before Russia’s war on Ukraine, the report says.

# power - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

MEPs signal discontent at proposal to label gas and nuclear as 'sustainable' energy sources
# Power
# Power

MEPs signal discontent at proposal to label gas and nuclear as 'sustainable' energy sources

Jun 14th 2022, 3:24 PM 7,300 Views 16 Comments

Two EU committees have formally objected to the contentious proposal from the European Commission.

# power - Saturday 26 February, 2022

'He's like a big South African. He's got that bulk that you don't really see in Irish kids'
# New Breed
From The42
# New Breed

'He's like a big South African. He's got that bulk that you don't really see in Irish kids'

Feb 26th 2022, 8:00 AM 67,302 Views 2 Comments

Dan Sheehan had to fight hard for his breakthrough but he’s now standing out for Ireland.

# power - Thursday 27 January, 2022

Ukraine tensions likely to put more pressure on Irish gas and energy prices, experts say
# Power
# Power

Ukraine tensions likely to put more pressure on Irish gas and energy prices, experts say

Jan 27th 2022, 6:30 AM 12,840 Views 22 Comments

Sanctions on Russia – or an invasion of Ukraine – could interrupt gas supply to Europe.

# power - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Growth in electricity demand due to data centres 'unlike anything Ireland has seen in 100 years'
# Power
# Power

Growth in electricity demand due to data centres 'unlike anything Ireland has seen in 100 years'

Oct 5th 2021, 6:24 PM 33,264 Views 40 Comments

Data centres are ‘disproportionately’ adding to Ireland’s energy demands, an Oireachtas Committee has heard.

# power - Friday 13 November, 2020

Farrell hails 'dominant' Irish win but injuries a concern for Twickenham trip
# Power
From The42
# Power

Farrell hails 'dominant' Irish win but injuries a concern for Twickenham trip

Nov 13th 2020, 10:48 PM 11,169 Views 14 Comments

The Ireland head coach knows his team will need to improve on ‘everything’ to beat England.

# power - Saturday 11 May, 2019

'They’re big, big men. Very big men' - Saracens' power comes to the fore
# Behemoths
From The42
# Behemoths

'They’re big, big men. Very big men' - Saracens' power comes to the fore

May 11th 2019, 9:58 PM 14,912 Views 30 Comments

Mark McCall’s side came out on top of the collisions against Leinster.

# power - Friday 25 January, 2019

Power blackouts for 200,000 people as temperatures in Australia continue to soar
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Power blackouts for 200,000 people as temperatures in Australia continue to soar

Jan 25th 2019, 11:09 AM 34,604 Views 20 Comments

Authorities said they ordered forced outages to reduce the risk of the entire grid failing.

# power - Friday 11 January, 2019

Ever tried to reinvent the wheel? One Young Scientist is doing just that
# Sustainability
# Sustainability

Ever tried to reinvent the wheel? One Young Scientist is doing just that

Jan 11th 2019, 3:00 PM 10,711 Views 8 Comments

It’s a system called a emission-free omnidirectional magnetic driving system. Now, let’s get our heads around that…

# power - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Cork 17-year-old becomes Ireland's youngest pro boxer, will make debut in Mexico
# Power
From The42
# Power

Cork 17-year-old becomes Ireland's youngest pro boxer, will make debut in Mexico

Aug 28th 2018, 9:56 PM 13,263 Views 2 Comments

James Power is set to make his professional debut in Mexico in September but will remain in school for his Leaving Cert year.

# power - Monday 30 July, 2018

Mugabe hopes his former party will lose Zimbabwe election
# Polling Day
# Polling Day

Mugabe hopes his former party will lose Zimbabwe election

Jul 30th 2018, 7:52 AM 10,097 Views 16 Comments

Voters in Zimbabwe are going to the polls today in the country’s first election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot.

# power - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Electric Ireland customers to see gas and electricity price hikes from next month
# Electric Ireland
# Electric Ireland

Electric Ireland customers to see gas and electricity price hikes from next month

Jun 27th 2018, 4:08 PM 14,830 Views 31 Comments

The company is increasing its residential electricity prices and residential gas prices from 1 August.

# power - Friday 1 June, 2018

Populist leader sworn in as Italian prime minister
# Rome
# Rome

Populist leader sworn in as Italian prime minister

Jun 1st 2018, 3:20 PM 12,457 Views 50 Comments

The country has been in the throes of political uncertainty for almost three months.

# power - Monday 16 April, 2018

May criticised for Syria air strikes with Corbyn accusing her of bowing to 'whims of the US president'
# Syria
# Syria

May criticised for Syria air strikes with Corbyn accusing her of bowing to 'whims of the US president'

Apr 16th 2018, 10:33 PM 10,211 Views 84 Comments

The British Prime Minister said, “We have done it because we believed it was the right thing to do”.

# power - Thursday 1 March, 2018

Thousands in Dublin without power as Storm Emma sweeps across the country
# Electricity
# Electricity

Thousands in Dublin without power as Storm Emma sweeps across the country

Mar 1st 2018, 10:10 PM 103,342 Views 61 Comments

ESB is estimating that 8pm tomorrow is the soonest time that any power outages can be repaired.

Pay-as-you-go electricity customers won't be cut off during storm if they can't top up
# Power
# Power

Pay-as-you-go electricity customers won't be cut off during storm if they can't top up

Mar 1st 2018, 8:11 PM 47,937 Views 46 Comments

Pinergy has extended its friendly hours until Tuesday and Electric Ireland said there are emergency measures if people are stuck.

# power - Friday 23 February, 2018

Power restored for 26,000 ESB customers in Dublin
# Back In Action
# Back In Action

Power restored for 26,000 ESB customers in Dublin

Feb 23rd 2018, 9:35 AM 29,292 Views 34 Comments

The fault also caused significant delays to train services.

# power - Friday 19 January, 2018

A Hawaiian former American footballer is part of Leinster's sub-academy
# Convert
From The42
# Convert

A Hawaiian former American footballer is part of Leinster's sub-academy

Jan 19th 2018, 7:04 PM 22,405 Views 70 Comments

Old Belvedere tighthead prop Roman Salanoa played for the USA U20 team in 2016.

# power - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

ESB continues to work to restore power after 55,000 homes affected by Storm Eleanor
# ESB
# ESB

ESB continues to work to restore power after 55,000 homes affected by Storm Eleanor

Jan 2nd 2018, 10:14 PM 30,291 Views 29 Comments

Met Éireann has issued three Status Orange wind warnings and two Status Yellow warnings.

# power - Friday 27 October, 2017

Another Irish electricity provider is increasing its prices - the fourth to do so this month
# Energia
# Energia

Another Irish electricity provider is increasing its prices - the fourth to do so this month

Oct 27th 2017, 12:33 PM 15,430 Views 42 Comments

Energia is increasing its household electricity prices by 3.9% from 1 December 2017.

# power - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country
Live Oct 17th 2017, 6:27 PM

As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country

# power - Friday 6 October, 2017

Yet another Irish electricity provider is increasing its prices
# Electric Ireland
# Electric Ireland

Yet another Irish electricity provider is increasing its prices

Oct 6th 2017, 5:59 PM 14,233 Views 50 Comments

Electric Ireland is increasing its household electricity prices by 4% from 1 February 2018.

# power - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Power outages in Cork after thunder and lightning last night
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Power outages in Cork after thunder and lightning last night

Jul 19th 2017, 9:07 AM 36,396 Views 17 Comments

There is still a high risk of thunder and localised flooding.

# power - Monday 5 June, 2017

Blues name eight All Blacks in team to face the Lions in Auckland
# Sbw
From The42
# Sbw

Blues name eight All Blacks in team to face the Lions in Auckland

Jun 5th 2017, 3:54 AM 13,921 Views 6 Comments

Sonny Bill Williams has been pencilled into the XV for Wednesday’s game.

# power - Saturday 22 April, 2017

President Erdoğan: The rags-to-riches champion that Europe hoped would steady Turkey
# Recep Tayyip Erdogan
# Recep Tayyip Erdogan

President Erdoğan: The rags-to-riches champion that Europe hoped would steady Turkey

Apr 22nd 2017, 10:00 PM 16,776 Views 54 Comments

The rags-to-riches Turkish leader, once backed by the EU and US to bring stability to the region, has been given greater power than any of his predecessors.

# power - Monday 17 April, 2017

'Believe me, it's not over': Protesters dispute vote that tightens Erdogan's grip on power
# Turkey
# Turkey

'Believe me, it's not over': Protesters dispute vote that tightens Erdogan's grip on power

Apr 17th 2017, 8:13 AM 12,591 Views 47 Comments

Opposition parties have claimed there were irregularities in yesterday’s referendum vote.

# power - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Call for 'new girlfriend orders' to be used against Irish domestic abuse offenders
# CONSEQUENCES
# CONSEQUENCES

Call for 'new girlfriend orders' to be used against Irish domestic abuse offenders

Apr 9th 2017, 7:45 AM 28,894 Views 98 Comments

One of these orders was used recently for the first time in England and Wales.

# power - Monday 6 March, 2017

Huge fire in Glasgow brought under control
# Scrapyard
# Scrapyard

Huge fire in Glasgow brought under control

Mar 6th 2017, 8:57 AM 12,246 Views 6 Comments

Some 3,000 homes were without power.

# power - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

5 ways to increase your power for on the field or in the gym
# Power Boost
From The42
# Power Boost

5 ways to increase your power for on the field or in the gym

Feb 28th 2017, 6:30 AM 12,581 Views 0 Comments

You don’t need a lot of equipment to really develop in this area, writes David Last.

# power - Thursday 12 January, 2017

World's first tidal lagoon power station gets government support in Wales
# Renewable Energy
# Renewable Energy

World's first tidal lagoon power station gets government support in Wales

Jan 12th 2017, 10:59 PM 17,343 Views 41 Comments

The company behind it says the station would generate electricity for 155,000 homes for the next 120 years.

# power - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

This morning's wind generated enough electricity to power 1.8 million homes
# Power Up
# Power Up

This morning's wind generated enough electricity to power 1.8 million homes

Jan 11th 2017, 6:20 PM 19,042 Views 103 Comments

That is an all-time record.

# power - Friday 23 December, 2016

Tiger Woods is playing golf with Donald Trump today - reports
# Power
From The42
# Power

Tiger Woods is playing golf with Donald Trump today - reports

Dec 23rd 2016, 12:15 PM 4,131 Views 2 Comments

The sporting icon also played a round of golf with President Barack Obama roughly three years ago.

# power - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Controversial plan for hundreds of pylons in rural Ireland has been given the go-ahead
# Pylon On The Pressure
# Pylon On The Pressure

Controversial plan for hundreds of pylons in rural Ireland has been given the go-ahead

Dec 21st 2016, 12:54 PM 14,321 Views 69 Comments

The plan had been widely criticised by people living in the area.

# power - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Tadhg Furlong went on the rampage against the All Blacks yesterday
# Beast Mode
From The42
# Beast Mode

Tadhg Furlong went on the rampage against the All Blacks yesterday

Nov 20th 2016, 11:19 AM 21,569 Views 17 Comments

The 24-year-old Wexford man put three Kiwis into the dirt on one powerful run.

# power - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Republicans look set to hold House of Representatives and Senate
# Holding Power
# Holding Power

Republicans look set to hold House of Representatives and Senate

Nov 9th 2016, 6:26 AM 11,345 Views 30 Comments

While the final numbers aren’t in, it looks like yet more good news for the Republican Party.

# power - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Power outage at Temple Street stops operations and affects ambulance services
# Temple Street
# Temple Street

Power outage at Temple Street stops operations and affects ambulance services

Nov 8th 2016, 2:49 PM 9,849 Views 13 Comments

A spokeswoman said the outage demonstrates the need for a new children’s hospital.

# power - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

What are the Irish catchphrases for the next generation?
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# Sponsored By Sse Airtricity

What are the Irish catchphrases for the next generation?

Nov 1st 2016, 11:29 AM 18,424 Views 13 Comments

Take note.

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