Electric Ireland has become the third energy provider to announce an electricity price increase this week. Photograph: iStockphoto

Electric Ireland has become the third energy provider to announce an electricity price increase this week although its 4 per cent hike will be deferre(...)

SSE Airtricity customers are facing an increase in their bills from November 1st.

Bord Gáis Energy and Aitricity have both annouonced energy price increases which could see Irish consumers worse off by as much as €83 over the course(...)

Accenture House and Whelan House occupy a secluded site to the rear of South County Business Park in Dublin 18.

Two fully let blocks at South County Business Park in Dublin 18 are on the market at more than €20 million through Savills. This price would represent(...)

Mainstream Renewable Power founder Eddie O’Connor. The company’s new time frame for an IPO is five years behind Mr O’Connor’s original objective. Photograph: Frank Miller

The long-awaited flotation of green energy entrepreneur Eddie O’Connor’s Mainstream Renewable Power, which has raised about €200 million in equity in (...)

Eddie O’Connor has assumed the role of executive chairman at Mainstream.

Energy entrepreneur Eddie O’Connor has decided to step back from the day-to-day management of Mainstream Renewable Power, the international wind farm (...)

 Members of the Windmill Players Drama Group from Templeboy, Co Sligo,  celebrate the launch of a new report, which shows that SSE Airtricity has awarded more than €5 million to community groups local to its wind farms. Photograph: Steve Rogers Photography

Energy provider SSE Airtricity says it has supported rural community projects to the tune of €5 million over the past nine years. The renewable energy(...)

‘All the evidence shows that drinking to thirst is the only safe method during exercise,’ says Prof Timothy Noakes of Cape Town University

The running boom of the 1970s saw races for perhaps only dozens of well-trained club athletes evolve into the present day mass-participation events fo(...)

Eddie O Connor set up Mainstream in 2008 after Airtricity, the wind energy company he founded two decades ago, was sold to Scottish & Southern Energy, now SSE. Photograph: Alan Betson

Energy entrepreneur Eddie O’Connor’s Mainstream Renewable Power plans to sell its wind farm project off the Scottish coast, which will cost £2 billion(...)

The new account, which puts put An Post in direct competition with retail banks, is targeted at the 1.7 million customers who use the post office network each week.

An Post is planning to take on the pillar banks with the launch of an new current account product, which will offer customers debit cards, full access(...)

The electricity and gas supply market generated 83 per cent of all the complaints which required a full investigation by the Commission for Energy Regulation in 2016. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

A domestic gas customer being incorrectly charged €2,500 by their provider as a result of a faulty meter was one of the cases investigated by the ener(...)