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# commission-for-energy-regulation - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

# commission-for-energy-regulation - Monday 27 February, 2012

Energy customers face 'minimum charge' for not using enough electricity

The ESB-controlled ‘Electric Ireland’ has introduced a ‘low-user standing charge’ which will mean a minimum bill for customers.

# commission-for-energy-regulation - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Forty homes a day lose electricity supply over unpaid bills

The rate of disconnections increased significantly compared to 2010, new figures from the energy regulator show.

# commission-for-energy-regulation - Saturday 3 September, 2011

Regulator approves Bord Gais request for 22 per cent price hike

Bord Gais had asked for a 28 per cent increase in its prices, but has been given formal permission to raise prices by 22 per cent.

# commission-for-energy-regulation - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Bord Gais Energy may have spent up to €300,000 on luxury office chairs

The energy provider says it was given a good price for its new office furniture, after putting them out to tender across the EU.

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Bord Gais buys hundreds of deluxe office chairs – weeks after watchdog allows price hikes

These Herman Hiller Aeron chairs cost hundreds of euro each – and Bord Gais has taken delivery of 380 of them.

# commission-for-energy-regulation - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Energy regulator backs 22 per cent gas price rise

Bord Gáis had proposed a 28 per cent rise due to the increase in wholesale gas prices this year.

Dramatic drop in household gas and electricity cut-offs

The number of homes disconnected after not paying bills has fallen by around 30 per cent since 2010.

# commission-for-energy-regulation - Monday 20 June, 2011

Electricity companies to be alerted if new customers are in arrears

The Commission for Energy Regulation says the new moves will stop customers from running up massive energy debts.

# commission-for-energy-regulation - Saturday 5 March, 2011

Cheaper electricity on the way after regulator allows ESB price cuts

The Commission for Energy Regulation allows the ESB to cut its prices, which had been raised to help create competition.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: A race against time for coalition talks, the Queen’s visit is labelled “premature”, and cheaper electricity prices on the way.

# commission-for-energy-regulation - Thursday 2 December, 2010

Cost of energy reconnections to be halved

Energy Regulator goes against Bord Gais and ESB resistance against reduction of fee for householders.

# commission-for-energy-regulation - Wednesday 27 October, 2010

Bord Gáis Energy refuses to bow to name-change demands

The gas and electricity company dismisses demands from the Commission for Energy Regulation to rebrand.