Sligo Rovers  became the first Premier Division club to announce temporary lay-offs with a total of 30 players, management and administrative staff affected. Photograph: Ciaran Culligan/InphoS

A proposal to target a restart of competitive football towards the end of June is to be put to a meeting of SSE Airtricity League clubs on Friday. Th(...)

FAI interim deputy chief executive Niall Quinn with  from left, Ronan Finn of Shamrock Rovers, Darragh Leahy of Dundalk and David Cawley of Sligo Rovers at the 2020 SSE Airtricity League launch, at Sport Ireland Campus, Blanchardstown. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Niall Quinn has insisted he is still of the belief that a strong League of Ireland is absolutely central to the future fortunes of Irish football wit(...)

Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy named his extended preliminary squad at SSE Airtricity Offices, Dublin,  on Tuesday. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

Pretty much all of the familiar faces are there in Mick McCarthy’s latest Republic of Ireland squad of almost 40 but having seized the limited opportu(...)

SSE Airtricity said the acquisition ‘marks yet another significant step forward’.

SSE Airtricity is to acquire 40 per cent of Monaghan-based rooftop solar systems supplier Activ8 Solar Energies. The company has an option to acquir(...)

 Fergal Leamy, chief executive of  Coillte:  Irish and international bidders have  said they may be interested in buying the wind farm assets. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Local players SSE Airtricity and Greencoat Renewables are tipped as potential buyers for the €125 million worth of wind power that State forestry comp(...)

Bann Road solar farm: facility will produce enough clean energy from the sun to offset nearly a million tonnes of CO2.

SSE Airtricity has reached a deal with renewable energy developer BayWa to supply green energy to 14,000 homes through Ireland’s largest solar farm. (...)