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Friday 29 September 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Electric Ireland

This month
September 2023
Electric Ireland to cut residential electricity and gas prices by 10% and 12% from 1 November
Electric Ireland said its residential electricity customers will save an average of €212.06.
This year
Double bills and incorrect discounts as energy suppliers apologise for payment errors
Customers reported issues with the services yesterday.
ESB's operating profits increase to €847 million 'due to impact of higher wholesale prices'
It’s a €168 million increase on operating profits in 2021.
Coveney: Electric Ireland 'should answer questions' on price cut for businesses and not households
The energy provider announced that energy bills would decrease for businesses from Wednesday, but not for residential customers.
Electric Ireland to cut business' bills from Wednesday but no change for households
An average decrease of 10% is set to take effect on electricity bills for small and medium enterprises.
Electric Ireland error means PAYG customers have avoided higher gas rate since August
The energy company says customers will have to pay the current, higher rate for their gas from 24 January.
Camogie Association agree new three-year sponsorship deal with Electric Ireland
Utilities provider will become the new title sponsor of the camogie minor and third-level championships.
Last year
Electric Ireland to give all residential customers €50 credit
Pay-as-you-go customers will receive the credit this week, and bill-pay customers will see it in January.
125,000 Electric Ireland customers in arrears as company told €3m hardship fund is 'pittance'
The company’s hardship fund, which is there to aid customers struggling to pay bills, will be reviewed into the winter.
Oireachtas Committee to hear Electric Ireland had 'no choice' but to increase energy prices
The provider will answer questions from TDs and Senators on the recent gas and electricity price increases tomorrow.
Electric Ireland, SSE Airtricity and Bord Gáis price hikes kick in this weekend
Increases for Electric Ireland and SSE Airtricity customers comes into effect today.
Explainer: How can energy profits and wholesale prices both be on the rise?
ESB is the latest energy company to announce a large after-tax profit.
Taoiseach calls energy prices 'off the Richter scale' as Electric Ireland confirms new hike
Electric Ireland has announced its third increase in five months starting from October.
Bord Gáis and Electric Ireland to take over customers as another energy supplier exits Ireland
Iberdrola plans to make a “controlled exit” from the Irish energy supply market.
Electric Ireland moves to reassure KBC and Ulster Bank customers over direct debit switchovers
The energy supplier has raised concerns about the ‘cumbersome’ paper-based process of switching some 65,000 customers.
Electric Ireland to raise electricity and gas prices by over 20% from start of May
Electric Ireland is the latest energy provider to announce a price hike.
All time
Electric Ireland announces moratorium on energy disconnections during Level 5 restrictions
The six-week restrictions begin tomorrow.
Government will engage with Electric Ireland about its planned price hike, says Taoiseach
Electric Ireland is set to increase prices by an average of 3.4% from October.
Monaghan forward takes top award as champions DCU clinch six places on Football Team of the Year
David Garland was honoured with the Footballer of the Year gong.
DCU cruise into Sigerson Cup final with 15-point win over UCD
Paddy Christie’s side will take on IT Carlow in the decider next Wednesday.
Electric Ireland announces 4% price increase on gas and electricity from April
It is the second time the company has raised its prices in the last year.
5 of Galway's All-Ireland winners in Minor Hurling Team of the Year
Finalists Kilkenny contributed four men to the team-sheet with Tipperary the next best represented county.
Johnny Logan is going to be headlining Electric Ireland's Throwback Stage at EP next weekend
Probably the last person you ever expected to see on the Electric Picnic lineup.
Electric Ireland customers to see gas and electricity price hikes from next month
The company is increasing its residential electricity prices and residential gas prices from 1 August.
'I look at my kids and I think there is so much I would have missed had I gone through with it'
After surviving a suicide attempt at 13, Christy spent his career helping people in crisis.
'He told us his head was melted. The help didn't come quick enough'
Aiveen Cully-Dunne shares the pain of losing a sibling to suicide, ahead of #DIL2018.
'I never thought I'd end up at a funeral at 18 watching everyone in my school break down'
Rachel O’Neill shares the story behind why she’s doing #DIL2018.
'It wasn't about anything that happened in my life, it was about the black hole'
Darkness Into Light volunteer and suicide survivor Rebecca McInerney shares her journey to recovery.
'I'm getting better about ignoring the black dog, I've locked him outside and I haven't fed him in years'
Stephen Considine shares how he went from attempted suicide to creating art to help others.
Pay-as-you-go electricity customers won't be cut off during storm if they can't top up
Pinergy has extended its friendly hours until Tuesday and Electric Ireland said there are emergency measures if people are stuck.
Yet another Irish electricity provider is increasing its prices
Electric Ireland is increasing its household electricity prices by 4% from 1 February 2018.
The Irish app that wants to help people get up in the morning
Pieta House said that they hoped their partnership with the app would help users in a “meaningful and positive way”.
'I was going to end my life or I was going to get better. That was the choice I had'
Gary Seery turned to exercise to help him cope with anxiety and depression
'The hallucinations were 100% real to me. But people were telling me there was nothing there'
At times it felt like there was no hope of recovery at all, writes Brian Scallan
'In my head, I didn't deserve to be helped. I was broken and couldn't be fixed'
Ireland rugby international Hannah Tyrrell on the eating disorder that overshadowed her teenage years
7 things that only go together in Ireland
Altogether now: “Ebony and Ivory live together in perfect harmony…”
QUIZ: Are You A Saver Or A Spender?
There are two kinds of people in the world.
More than 1 million customers to benefit from electricity price cut
Customers are due to save around €58 a year.
Can you beat every other DailyEdge reader and win a €300 Penneys shopping spree?
We’ve teamed up with Electric Ireland to offer this prize! And all you have to do is take this quick quiz…
This is what ESB want you to do if you've received one of these scam emails
A number of customers have been targeted as part of a phishing scam.