Ireland’s energy poverty breaks new record

The number of fuel poor households surpassed that recorded 28 years ago, according to a report

RWE plugs in 60MW battery storage project in Ireland

The Lisdrum facility, which is the German utility’s second and largest project of its kind, can provide rapid delivery of electricity to the grid to balance intermittent power generation

Irish Government announces VAT cut on electricity and gas bills

Poorer households will also be given an additional €100 payment to tackle squeeze amid soaring energy prices

Ireland offers €20m for energy research and innovation projects

It will support research, development and demonstration projects that will help accelerate Ireland’s transition to a clean and secure energy future

‘Republic and Northern Ireland must work together to battle climate change’

A new report is calling on both countries to work closer on environmental issues

European electricity consumption back to pre-pandemic levels

Consumption across Europe soared by 5%, according to a new report

ESB to decommission 70-turbine wind farm

The company failed to secure a new consent for the project

Ireland-UK interconnector to start construction

The project could provide power for around 380,000 homes

Irish energy costs predicted to remain at historic highs until 2029

There will be “a significant gap in prices” during the summer months, according to a new report

EDF looks to build 50MW wind farm in Ireland

The project would power more than 36,000 homes