Senator Mary Ann O’Brien has accussed the EPA of not “bringing to heel” industrial polluters

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been accused in the Seanad of failing to act as a reliable pollution watchdog for the public. Ind(...)

Profit at Tynagh Energy, the multinational-backed power generator that is receiving a €66 million subsidy from electricity consumers, soared to €40 m(...)

The accounts for Limerick Alumina Refining Ltd and its subsidiaries show turnover increased in 2013 to $608 million, up from $586 million the previous year.

The Aughinish Alumina plant in Co Limerick recorded a pretax profit of $15.6 million (€12.2 million) in 2013 following the closure of its defined ben(...)

Broadcaster Gabby Logan: Perform board membership. Photograph: Tim Whitby/Getty Images

Online sportscaster Perform yesterday told shareholders to reject an €875 million offer by Len Blavatnik’s Access Group – owner of Warner Music – to t(...)

Rusal Sayanogorsk Aluminium Smelter is seen at sunset near the town of Sayanogorsk in Russia’s Siberian Khakassia region. Photograph: Ilya Naymushin/Reuters

Russia’s United Company Rusal, which owns the Aughinish Alumina plant in Shannon, today reported it had returned to profit for the first time in five (...)

The regulator plans to increase the public service obligation to support wind power, peat-fired plants and a number of other generators. Photo: David Sleator

The Republic’s biggest businesses and employers will share an extra €70 million burden on their electricity bills from next October when the Commissi(...)

Overtaking the convoy delivering storage tanks will not be possible or permitted, except on wide sections of  road. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

New storage tanks being delivered to the Aughinish Alumina refinery on Aughinish Island near Foynes are set to cause traffic difficulties for road use(...)

Elena Baturina at the reopening of the Morrison Hotel following a ¤7 million refurbishment  in 2013. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

FIONA REDDAN The owner of Dublin’s Morrison Hotel saw her wealth decline by $100 million in 2013, according to a survey by Forbes Russia (...)

The Aughinish Alumina refinery on the Shannon Estuary: its owners have asked lenders to delay a repayment due next month on part of its $10 billion net debt pile.

Russian aluminium group Rusal has warned of “material uncertainty” over its future, as the world’s largest aluminium producer reported a $3.2 billi(...)

The Aughinish Alumina Refinery on the Shannon Estuary near Foynes Co Limerick.

The owner of Limerick-based aluminium producer Aughinish Alumina has warned of “material uncertainty” over its future after posting a $3.2 bill(...)