Members of the Energy Sector Professionals’ Association are unhappy with the way Eirgrid introduced changes to a pension scheme. Photograph: David Sleator/THE IRISH TIMES

Both sides are in talks in an effort to avert industrial action at national grid operator Eirgrid. More than 90 per cent of State-owned Eirgrid’s 20(...)

Union members  say they have endured a decade-long pay freeze. Photograph: iStock

Homes and businesses in the Republic face possible electricity blackouts as staff at the national grid have voted for industrial action. More than 90(...)