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Tuesday 26 September 2023 Dublin: 13°C

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Irish Water to split from Ervia within five years
The water body is to become a standalone utility by the year 2023.
Are your details up-to-date? 5% of water refund cheques have yet to be sent out
If you’re entitled to a refund and haven’t yet received one, Irish Water want you to get in touch to check your details.
Does Irish Water have your correct details? At least 19,000 customers need to get in touch so they can get their refund
The water utility plans to send out over 100,000 emails and 30,000 texts to customers to ensure that the process is as efficient as possible.
Water plant behind summer crisis in north east to be upgraded for €24 million
200,000 people in the Meath and Louth areas were left without water as a result of a burst main near Drogheda in late July.
Water returns to Louth and Meath after a 'complex' repair - Irish Water
The water being produced by the fixed main may be discoloured but is still drinkable.
A new pipe part has been fitted - but the Louth/Meath water crisis could continue into the weekend
It may take several days for full water service to be restored to everyone.
Fianna Fáil may not support new Fine Gael Taoiseach if water charges debacle not resolved
The impasse between the country’s two biggest parties shows no signs of abating.
CEO of Irish Water's parent company to step down
Michael McNicholas will leave his job next May.
Swimming bans in place at three popular Dublin beaches due to 'extreme rainfall'
Heavy rainfall caused an overflow of untreated water.
Irish Water 'tightened controls' after customer bank details were sent to the wrong people
The utility claims in records released under freedom of information that ‘extra staff training’ was instigated at no cost following the data breaches in March 2015.
Save a thought for those answering the phones at Irish Water
Off the hook doesn’t quite cover it.
Ervia boss: "Even in Greece... they pay for their water services"
Michael McNicholas also said “more could have been done to make the case for payment.”
Revealed: Less than half of Irish Water customers have paid their bills
New figures emerged tonight.
Irish Water workers set to keep fighting for bonuses
A spokesperson for SIPTU confirmed on RTÉ today that the workers would be going to the Labour Relations Commission over unpaid bonuses.
Government accused of 'complete hypocrisy' over Irish Water board ... but they're having none of it
The utility’s new board structure has caused some confusion this evening.
KPMG to check if €500k was misappropriated from Bord Gáis Eireann
A whistleblower has reportedly come forward with the information.
Government: Fianna Fáil is wrong, new state board rules WILL apply to Irish Water
The Department of Public Expenditure denied there was a loophole in the new guidelines.
Irish Water's meter installation is 'on target and ahead of budget'
Ervia chief Michael McNicholas was speaking after it emerged that the cost of water meters had been underestimated by €107 million.
Cost of water meters underestimated by €107 million
RTÉ’s This Week programme says the guide price provided to Government was way off.
Benchmarked pay increases open to Irish Water staff
Ervia has said that the pay model does not allow for increases simply because the market has increased.
Alan Kelly doesn't think Irish Water should pay any bonuses to staff
Alan Kelly said the new board will address the bonus culture at Irish water as a matter of priority.
Irish Water to review how it treats customers (and, maybe, its bonus structure)
Minister Alan Kelly has said he expects “a reinvigoration in customer focus”.
Martin calls on Government to intervene on Irish Water bonuses
It has also emerged that senior coalition figures have discussed the replacement of the Irish Water CEO.
Taoiseach denies misleading the Dáil over Irish Water bonus claims
Sean Fleming says the Taoiseach has “serious questions” to answer.
Ever heard of Ervia? That's what Bord Gáis Eireann is now called
However, customers will still deal with either Irish Water or Gas Networks Ireland.