30 results

Once built and operating, the plants will be capable of generating enough electricity to power more than 144,000 homes. Photograph: iStock

Irish business Elgin Energy is selling 12 unbuilt solar-powered electricity generators to Spanish giant Iberdrola. Dublin-based Elgin Energy builds (...)

Iberdrola plans to increase electricity prices by 9.5 per cent. Photograph: iStock

Households face further energy price hikes in the new year after supplier Iberdrola announced it would boost electricity and gas charges. Iberdrola p(...)

Bord Gáis is the latest supplier to announce double-digit increases in the cost of gas and electricity for consumers. Photograph: Angel Garcia/Bloomberg

The squeeze on natural gas supplies is biting customers with a series of dramatic price increases in recent weeks from many of the Irish energy provid(...)

Energia says  customers will see costs increase as of October 18th

Energia is hiking prices for the third time in six months as the company and its many rivals pass on rising energy costs globally. The company, whic(...)

Wall Street indexes fell on Thursday as an unexpected rise in retail sales pointed to resilience in the economic recovery. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

European stocks rose on Thursday as travel names broke a four-day losing streak after Ryanair lifted its long-term traffic forecast, offsetting concer(...)

Iberdrola is adding 17.5 per cent to its electricity charges, increasing the average family’s bill by €18.09 a month. Photograph: iStock

Energy supplier Iberdrola’s customers face monthly bill increases of up to €18 from October when the company will hike prices for the third time this (...)

Each wind farm will be capable of generating 1,000mw of electricity at full capacity. Danny Lawson/PA Wire

An Irish-Spanish joint venture is planning three offshore electricity generating fields that will cost up to €6.5 billion on the basis of industry est(...)

The rollout of smart electricity meters should reduce such bill shock. File photograph: Getty

Summer is here and energy providers have hiked their prices. Of course they have. Who’s going to get hot and bothered about heating costs when we’re a(...)


Regulators upheld one in three complaints against energy companies last year, when bills continued to be the main source of customers’ problems, offic(...)

From August 8th Bord Gáis will increase gas prices by 12.7 per cent and boost electricity charges by 11.6 per cent. Photograph: iStock

Households face electricity bill increases of around €11 a month from August when Bord Gáis Energy will hike prices in the face of surging wholesale c(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »