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Dublin: 10 °C Thursday 18 December, 2014

#Power

# power - Thursday 27 November, 2014

No independent state but Scotland may be handed some sweeping new powers

A new plan may soon mean Scotland to set its own tax rates and welfare payments.

# power - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From The Score Springboks XV to face Ireland unchanged from win over All Blacks Power

Springboks XV to face Ireland unchanged from win over All Blacks

Head coach Heyneke Meyer has the luxury of retaining all 15 men who started against the Kiwis.

# power - Sunday 2 November, 2014

From Business ETC Why 2014 is the best year ever to be a teenage girl Tech Stars

Why 2014 is the best year ever to be a teenage girl

Social media has put 13-year-old girls in a rare position of power, and they’re not afraid to use it.

From Business ETC Phone specs: which ones are actually worth paying attention to? TechKnowHow

Phone specs: which ones are actually worth paying attention to?

With features like megapixels and RAM thrown about, it’s easy to get bogged down by the specs offered by smartphone makers, but there’s only a few worth looking at.

# power - Saturday 25 October, 2014

From The Score Armitage credits Toulon pack after impressive Champions Cup win over Ulster Power

Armitage credits Toulon pack after impressive Champions Cup win over Ulster

‘Not a lot of teams come over to Ulster and win games,’ says the Englishman.

# power - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Good news: Electric Ireland to cut prices next month

A typical household will save around €25 per year.

ESB has restored power to 12,500 homes….7,500 still to go

A severe storm with lightning strikes caused the power outages.

# power - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

20,000 ESB customers are without electricity tonight

The south of the country has been worst affected by poor weather conditions.

# power - Sunday 5 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Lots of people’s power went out just as Love/Hate started… and they weren’t happy Why God Why

# power - Saturday 4 October, 2014

From The Score ‘Let’s do what we’re good at’ – Foley pleased with Munster’s direct attack Power

‘Let’s do what we’re good at’ – Foley pleased with Munster’s direct attack

The southern province’s head coach says his side ‘were never down on themselves’ early this season.

# power - Thursday 14 August, 2014

From Business ETC More than 1,000 customers had their electricity or gas cut off in June Power Out

More than 1,000 customers had their electricity or gas cut off in June

These disconnections relate to the non-payment of bills.

# power - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Little girl uses death grip to stay on fun-house ride Round Round Baby

# power - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Israel launches ground operation in Gaza

The ground offensive was announced by the Israeli Prime Minister this evening.

# power - Friday 11 July, 2014

Power outage knocks out businesses in Dublin 8… including the Guinness Storehouse

A cluster of faults have been recorded by the ESB in the Kilmainham area of Dublin.

# power - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Adoption Rights Alliance cautiously welcomes inquiry into mother and baby homes

The group also want assurances new legislation regarding adoption information and tracing be considered.

# power - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The Score Nemani Nadolo gets out his kicking boots to help Fiji to win over Italy Beast

Nemani Nadolo gets out his kicking boots to help Fiji to win over Italy

The Crusaders wing scored a try, two conversions and two penalties in the Flying Fijians’ success

# power - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From The Score Rag-dolling Will Genia and six of Stephen Ferris’ other memorable moments Power

Rag-dolling Will Genia and six of Stephen Ferris’ other memorable moments

The Ulster and Ireland flanker racked up many highlights in his superb career.

# power - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Irish industries produced fewer greenhouse gases than ever last year

The drop equated to a seven per cent reduction in the level of harmful gases spewed into the air.

# power - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

# power - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From The Score Murray gives ‘special mention’ to his forwards after armchair ride against Toulouse Pack Power

Murray gives ‘special mention’ to his forwards after armchair ride against Toulouse

The Munster scrum-half says his pack ensured yesterday’s Heineken Cup clash was an enjoyable outing for Munster’s clinical backline.

# power - Friday 28 March, 2014

From The Score Ulster name strong starting XV for Cardiff trip as Connacht remain unchanged Power

Ulster name strong starting XV for Cardiff trip as Connacht remain unchanged

Loosehead prop Tom Court is set to make his 150th appearance for the northern province tomorrow.

# power - Thursday 27 March, 2014

An Taisce take failed legal challenge against new UK power station to appeal court

The National Trust contends that the building a nuclear station on the west coast of the UK was against international, EU, and English law.

# power - Friday 14 March, 2014

From Business ETC Power up: ESB announces €80 million rise in profits Switched On

Power up: ESB announces €80 million rise in profits

That’s a lot of lights left on.

# power - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Eamon Ryan: ‘We need to reduce the boom and bust character of our economic model’

Eamon Ryan addressed party members at the Green Party Conference today in Dublin.

# power - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Good news: All electricity faults to be cleared by tomorrow

ESB Networks has been phoning customers without power today to update them on what’s happening.

# power - Monday 17 February, 2014

ESB workers witness “extremely dangerous” incidents following storm damage ESB

ESB workers witness “extremely dangerous” incidents following storm damage

The ESB said that it has restored power to 260,000 customers since the weather affected power around the country.

19,000 homes still without power after last week’s storm

ESB said they are working on connecting homes by today or tomorrow, but some customers in isolated areas will not be connected until towards the end of the week.

# power - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Number of homes without power halved after day of ‘good progress’

25,000 homes are likely to remain without power over night, but 35,000 homes saw the lights come back on today.

ESB crews working to restore power

The electricity network is warning those cleaning up to be wary of power lines.

# power - Monday 27 January, 2014

Dictatorship to democracy: Syrian opposition wants Assad to leave power

Opposition forces wants a transitional government to be formed, but Assad’s regime says his role in not up for debate.

# power - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Eirgrid says it will still accept pylon submissions, despite passing of deadline

If you missed the 7 January deadline but still have concerns, Eirgrid will add your submission to the pile of 35,000 already received.

# power - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

From Business ETC Scientists develop tiny windmills that could power a smartphone Small Far Away

Scientists develop tiny windmills that could power a smartphone

The researchers say that the windmills are so small, ten of them could fit on a single grain of rice.

# power - Monday 30 December, 2013

Power returned to homes after ‘worst storm impact in 16 years’ ESB

Power returned to homes after ‘worst storm impact in 16 years’

In excess of 100,000 customers around Ireland were affected by the storm.

# power - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s been talking about Ian Paisley, an Irish man who died in Perth, and a suicide bomb at a Russian train station…

8,500 Eircom customers without service as fallout from storm continues

Work is set to resume first thing tomorrow morning on repairing the damage.

ESB crews working to repair final faults after St Stephen’s Day storm

The problems are localised in the southwest.

Ireland’s electricity consumption falls from 2008 peak

The World Bank figures state Ireland consumed the most electricity in 2008.

# power - Saturday 28 December, 2013

ESB power restoration ‘frustratingly slow’ with 5,000 still without power

The company there are an average of eight customers per fault now that they are working on some of the smaller faults around the country.

# power - Friday 27 December, 2013

UPDATE: About 5,000 homes without power supply tonight

ESB Networks says it still has to fix about 1,000 faults on the network.

The 5 at 5: Friday

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