ESB becomes major shareholder in So Energy

The acquisition of more than 75% stake in the energy company aims to create the “next big green energy supplier” in the UK

Siemens Energy wins grid stability contracts from ESB

Siemens Energy will design, build and provide five-year maintenance through the contracts, building the three projects in Ireland concurrently

Ireland transforms coal-fired power station into green energy hub

ESB’s new hub will include a 1.4GW floating offshore wind farm, a wind turbine construction centre and a hydrogen production facility

ESB and Harmony Solar partner to power 10% of Irish homes with renewable energy

The collaboration aims to deliver 1,000MW of solar projects through a €30m investment

GridBeyond closes £9m transaction to support company growth plans

GridBeyond, the leading intelligent energy & smart grid platform provider for distributed energy resource management, has successfully concluded its Series B financing round

Plans for large-scale smart meter rollout across Ireland

A Siemens-Kamstrup consortium is to help deliver the solution for energy supplier ESB Networks

Coventry incentivises black cab drivers to switch to electric taxis

The city council has launched the ‘Go Electric Taxi’ scheme, which is funded by the Office of Low Emission Vehicles

Irish utility buys 7MWh battery storage site

The Mill Farm site in Lincolnshire, made up of six battery storage containers, was sold by Anesco

New £710m gas-fired plant opened in UK

A new 880MW gas-fired power station has officially been opened in Greater Manchester. The £710 million development at Carrington has the capacity to provide power to more than one million homes and businesses. It has also created 40 permanent jobs on site. Operator Carrington Power, a subsidiary of ESB, claims it is one of the […]

Energy firms in £600m UK onshore wind deal

Ireland’s Electricity Supply Board (ESB) and Coriolis Energy have joined forces to develop £600 million worth of onshore wind farms in the UK. They plan to build nine projects with a total capacity of up to 400MW – enough to power 225,000 homes. The first wind farm is expected to be operational by 2019. The […]