Ireland to offer €100 discount on electricity bills for every household

Today the government is expected to announce a universal, one-off electricity credit

Ofgem invites new interconnector investment under ‘cap and floor’ regime

The move further supports the government’s commitment to more than double existing interconnector capacity by 2030

Iberdrola increases gas and electricity prices

Average monthly gas and electricity bills are set to increase by 15% and 9.5% respectively

Equinor to sell stake in Irish gas project for £326m

Vermilion Energy, which operates the site, will buy Equinor’s 36.5% share in the field

Shell launches partnership for floating wind project in Ireland

The venture with Simply Blue Group aims to develop up to 1.3GW of floating wind capacity

Ireland grants €57m for community and home energy upgrades

They include the installation of insulation, heat pumps, replacement of windows and doors, solar technology, energy efficient lighting and energy monitors, among others

Low winds and ‘driest weather in 70 years’ hit SSE’s renewable generation

Output from SSE Renewables’ assets was down 32% between April and September, the company confirmed

Ireland-UK interconnector awards EPC contracts

Siemens Energy and Sumitomo Electric have been chosen to supply HVDC technology for the power link

GIG acquires Irish offshore wind project

The investment group has taken ownership of a proposed 400MW offshore wind farm

Circular economy projects in Ireland win €490m funding

Projects in areas such as sustainable fashion, marine plastics, reusable food packaging and construction are being supported