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# disconnections - Thursday 14 August, 2014

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

These disconnections relate to the non-payment of bills.

# disconnections - Saturday 14 June, 2014

More than 1500 properties had their electricity or gas cut off in April Cer

More than 1500 properties had their electricity or gas cut off in April

However, many of these may have been properties deemed vacant.

# disconnections - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Engage with your energy supplier and you won't be cut off

That’s the guarantee under a new code of practice providers have signed up to.

# disconnections - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Over 15,000 gas and electricity customers were cut-off for not paying in 2013

That’s down significantly on the previous year.

# disconnections - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

More than 5,800 homes lost gas or electricity connection because of non-payment

The figures were compiled by the Commission for Energy Regulation for the period from July to September 2012.

# disconnections - 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.

# disconnections - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Rate of energy disconnections fell last year

But service providers have been reminded to adhere to communication guidelines when contacting customers in arrears – with some providers being accused of “effectively harassing” bill-payers.

# disconnections - Friday 14 October, 2011

Electricity and gas disconnections down this year

The number of households that have had their gas or electricity disconnected up to August this year has dropped compared to 2010, a new report shows.

# disconnections - Friday 3 December, 2010

Broadband and telephone still out for over 4,000 houses

Eircom technical crews finding it hard to access areas of Carlow, Wexford and Wicklow to fix faults.