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(...)

Company says reduction will benefit customers’ average residential gas customer with a saving of €39.47 per year

Electric Ireland has announced it will reduce its gas unit prices for its residential customers by 5 per cent from October 1st. The company said the (...)

Electric Ireland, retail arm of the ESB, has achieved a significant turnaround in the number of customers in serious arrears since 2011 with a reducti(...)

Both companies blamed a jump in charges for use of the State’s natural gas pipelines, which transport the fuel to homes and businesses, for their price increases.
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ESB plans to add almost €3 a month on average to its gas prices from the beginning of October in a second blow to consumers.Electric Ireland said yest(...)