Minester for Energy and Natural Resources Alex White. Photo: Alex Betson .

A mining company was accused of “an act of aggression” at an emergency meeting of Leitrim County Council yesterday.Tamboran Resources recently moved (...)

John McSweeney, ESB’s head of innovation, is to retire later this year. He will depart about the same time as deputy chief executive Bríd Horan, whose departure was announced last week.

Senior management at ESB held a series of discussions with its trade unions in recent months at which they were told workers strongly opposed the prop(...)

Ford Focus ST: twice the car it once was

Ford has revealed a facelifted version of the high-performance Focus ST model at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. It features the same 247hp 2.0-lit(...)

Minister for Energy Pat Rabbitte will this month unveil changes to the tax regime for the oil and gas industry. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Minister for Energy Pat Rabbitte will this month unveil changes to the tax regime for the oil and gas industry, based upon recommendations contained w(...)

Centrica led a consortium that has agreed to pay a total of €1.1 billion for Bord Gáis Energy, including €700 million from Brookfield for its wind business, and €200 million from Icon Infrastructure for its Firmus unit in the North

Bord Gáis has blamed the decision to sell its four-year-old Whitegate power plant to Centrica for a fraction of the €400(...)

Wood Mackenzie said it had undertaken an analysis of the economics of the field

The campaign group Shell to Sea has criticised a decision by Minister for Energy Pat Rabbitte to commission a review of(...)

The sinkhole that opened up in a field in Galmoy, Kilkenny, on Saturday. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

Officials have moved to reassure the public that a sinkhole which appeared close to a former zinc and lead mine shaft at the w(...)

 Police  work to assist motorists as they attempt to drive up a hill covered in snow in Charlotte, North Carolina, yesterday. Photograph: Chris Keane/Reuters

A deadly winter storm gripped the southeastern US yesterday, crippling travel, grounding flights, knocking out power to 363,000 customers and (...)

FRANK McDONALDAn Taisce has called on the Government to amend its “roadmap” for electricity generation so that it’s no longer primarily based on burni(...)

A file image of ESB Group of Unions general secretary Brendan Ogle. Unions and management will meet to discuss the pensions row today.

ESB unions will mount an all out dispute from the morning of Monday, December 16th involving a “full withdrawal of labour and the placing of pickets”,(...)