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# electricity-bills - Sunday 26 September, 2021

Supply and demand: What's behind the surge in Irish and European energy prices this year?
# Energy Crisis
# Energy Crisis

Supply and demand: What's behind the surge in Irish and European energy prices this year?

Sep 26th 2021, 12:05 AM 32,336 Views 45 Comments
  • Demand for gas and electricity has surged this year as economies reopened and businesses ramped back up.
  • European benchmark gas prices have tripled as a result.
  • The problems have been exacerbated in Ireland by the temporary closure of two gas-fired power stations.

# electricity-bills - Monday 20 September, 2021

Blackouts and power shortages 'not expected' this winter, says Eamon Ryan
# Electricity Bills
# Electricity Bills

Blackouts and power shortages 'not expected' this winter, says Eamon Ryan

Sep 20th 2021, 2:56 PM 17,479 Views 27 Comments

The minister’s remarks come after the UK government held emergency talks with energy companies over spiralling price increases.

# electricity-bills - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

56pc of Irish homes 'go into debt to pay essential bills'
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

56pc of Irish homes 'go into debt to pay essential bills'

Feb 12th 2013, 11:11 AM 6,761 Views 25 Comments

Research from uSwitch says over half of Irish homes have to dip into savings, or borrow money, to make ends meet.

# electricity-bills - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Pictures: Six of the brightest houses in Ireland
# Let There Be Light
# Let There Be Light

Pictures: Six of the brightest houses in Ireland

Dec 20th 2012, 3:59 PM 24,077 Views 49 Comments

And we mean bright.

# electricity-bills - Thursday 22 December, 2011

Utility firms recover €440,000 in unpaid bills
# Bills Bills Bills
# Bills Bills Bills

Utility firms recover €440,000 in unpaid bills

Dec 22nd 2011, 9:16 PM 4,533 Views 29 Comments

However, the number of legal actions against householders has dropped significantly since last year.

# electricity-bills - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Bord Gáis confirms 12 per cent price hike on electricity
# Bord Gais
# Bord Gais

Bord Gáis confirms 12 per cent price hike on electricity

Jul 14th 2011, 9:01 AM 324 Views 11 Comments

The company insisted it has “done its utmost” to limit the increase, but admitted gas price rises are also on the way.

# electricity-bills - Monday 11 July, 2011

Bord Gáis to announce large hikes in electricity and gas prices
# Bord Gais
# Bord Gais

Bord Gáis to announce large hikes in electricity and gas prices

Jul 11th 2011, 8:29 AM 1,054 Views 32 Comments

The increases will push average household bills up by more than €300 a year, according to reports.

# electricity-bills - Monday 28 March, 2011

Bord Gáis says 100,000 homes are unable to pay gas bills in Ireland
# Gas Bills
# Gas Bills

Bord Gáis says 100,000 homes are unable to pay gas bills in Ireland

Mar 28th 2011, 2:43 PM 1,904 Views 5 Comments

The gas board want to install more pre-paid electricity meters in Ireland.