New 480MW gas plant in Belfast to power half a million homes

It is expected to create around 700 jobs during the construction period

Poultry producer aims to meat 100% recyclable packaging goal by 2025

Moy Park has also committed to removing avoidable single-use plastics from its offices and restaurants by 2020

Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland nears 40% clean energy target

The country saw 38.2% of its total power consumption supplied by renewables in 2018

Budget Energy announces 10% price hike

Its customers in Northern Ireland will see annual electricity bills increase from £545 to £597

Foresight group buys portfolio of 52 mini-turbines

The investment organisation purchased Simple Power Limited and its assets for an undisclosed sum

Complications for power imports with no-deal Brexit

If the UK leaves the EU without an exit agreement, European energy law will no longer apply

Firmus Energy customers to be hit by 12% gas hike

It will affect around 87,000 households and small businesses

Power NI hikes electricity prices by 13.8%

It will add £68 to the annual dual fuel bill and come into effect on 1st October 2018

Grate new solar plant powers cheese processing facility

The project consists of 15,500 solar panels and will provide around 20% of the factory’s power needs annually

Should energy suppliers publish TPI commissions on customer bills?

The Utility Regulator aims to enhance transparency regarding brokers’ activity in Northern Ireland’s energy market