Panda plans to invest €40m in “phase one” of its energy rollout, and has promised to supply green electricity produced from renewable energy sources. Photograph: Getty Images

An electricity price war is set to be sparked by waste management company Panda which is entering the energy market and offering a discounted tariff t(...)

A new report by Irish gas and electricity supplier Vayu Energy shows that consistently strong supplies and reduced demand across Europe have caused the Republic’s wholesale gas prices to fall 30 per cent year on year. Photograph: Sean Yong/Reuters

Irish consumers could benefit by more than €400 a year if energy companies passed on dramatic falls in both oil and gas prices on international market(...)

The price of a barrel of oil has hovered at the $58 mark this week, the lowest level for crude since May 2009, sparking price cuts in gas  rates. Photograph: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg

Irish consumers look set to be the winners from an energy price war after two of the smaller utilities offering domestic electricity and gas announc(...)

Switch and then keep switching. By changing providers every couple of years, you will knock 10 per cent off your annual costs

Some Irish homeowners will waste as much as €1,200 over the next decade because they can’t be bothered to plug out their televisions, while those w(...)

Energia has renewed its sponsorship of The Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk for a second year. The deal has been extended for an undisclosed sum as part of (...)

Viridian’s initial public offering (IPO) is expected to be launched before the end of the year with the listing likely to be in London. Photograph: Sergio Perez/Reuters

Bahrain bank Arcapita has hired JP Morgan to lead a share listing for Irish energy firm Viridian Group, in a deal that could give the firm a value, in(...)

Discounted electricity and gas have been available to hundreds of thousands of Irish consumers for years but most people have chosen not to avail of them.

The arrival of Energia into the residential energy market this week is to be welcomed if only because increased competition tends to be a good thing f(...)

Energia operates two major generating power stations in Dublin and a number of wind farms throughout the country

Energia, which currently has a 28 per cent of the business electricity and gas market across the island of Ireland, has entered the residential market(...)

MKC Communications managing director Laurie Mannix

MKC Communications has retained the public relations account for telecommunications provider UPC Ireland following a six-way competitive tender for th(...)

Barring last-minute surprises, the British utility will take over Bord Gáis Energy early next year

Talks on the sale of Bord Gáis Energy re-started in earnest early this week when advisers to both the company and its owner, the State, sat down with (...)