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# ervia - Monday 16 July, 2018

Irish Water to split from Ervia within five years
# Going Solo
# Going Solo

Irish Water to split from Ervia within five years

Jul 16th 2018, 9:46 AM 33,210 Views 103 Comments

The water body is to become a standalone utility by the year 2023.

# ervia - Monday 15 January, 2018

Are your details up-to-date? 5% of water refund cheques have yet to be sent out
# Glass Almost Full
# Glass Almost Full

Are your details up-to-date? 5% of water refund cheques have yet to be sent out

Jan 15th 2018, 6:00 AM 6,370 Views 9 Comments

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.

# ervia - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Does Irish Water have your correct details? At least 19,000 customers need to get in touch so they can get their refund
# Refunds
# Refunds

Does Irish Water have your correct details? At least 19,000 customers need to get in touch so they can get their refund

Dec 7th 2017, 11:50 AM 13,855 Views 49 Comments

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.

# ervia - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Water plant behind summer crisis in north east to be upgraded for €24 million
# Meath
# Meath

Water plant behind summer crisis in north east to be upgraded for €24 million

Sep 17th 2017, 6:05 AM 7,570 Views 13 Comments

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.

# ervia - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Water returns to Louth and Meath after a 'complex' repair - Irish Water
# Hold Your Water
# Hold Your Water

Water returns to Louth and Meath after a 'complex' repair - Irish Water

Jul 27th 2017, 4:30 PM 29,252 Views 82 Comments

The water being produced by the fixed main may be discoloured but is still drinkable.

# ervia - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

A new pipe part has been fitted - but the Louth/Meath water crisis could continue into the weekend
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

A new pipe part has been fitted - but the Louth/Meath water crisis could continue into the weekend

Jul 26th 2017, 6:40 PM 26,672 Views 101 Comments

It may take several days for full water service to be restored to everyone.

# ervia - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Fianna Fáil may not support new Fine Gael Taoiseach if water charges debacle not resolved
# The Heat Is On
# The Heat Is On

Fianna Fáil may not support new Fine Gael Taoiseach if water charges debacle not resolved

Apr 9th 2017, 1:32 PM 10,987 Views 91 Comments

The impasse between the country’s two biggest parties shows no signs of abating.

# ervia - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

CEO of Irish Water's parent company to step down
# Michael McNicholas
# Michael McNicholas

CEO of Irish Water's parent company to step down

Oct 25th 2016, 3:11 PM 15,630 Views 47 Comments

Michael McNicholas will leave his job next May.

# ervia - Friday 19 August, 2016

Swimming bans in place at three popular Dublin beaches due to 'extreme rainfall'
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Swimming bans in place at three popular Dublin beaches due to 'extreme rainfall'

Aug 19th 2016, 7:37 PM 27,704 Views 38 Comments

Heavy rainfall caused an overflow of untreated water.

# ervia - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Irish Water 'tightened controls' after customer bank details were sent to the wrong people
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

Irish Water 'tightened controls' after customer bank details were sent to the wrong people

Oct 20th 2015, 5:17 PM 12,996 Views 75 Comments

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.

# ervia - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Save a thought for those answering the phones at Irish Water
# Deluge
# Deluge

Save a thought for those answering the phones at Irish Water

Jul 23rd 2015, 6:55 PM 21,562 Views 229 Comments

Off the hook doesn’t quite cover it.

# ervia - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Ervia boss: "Even in Greece... they pay for their water services"
# MacGill Summer School
# MacGill Summer School

Ervia boss: "Even in Greece... they pay for their water services"

Jul 22nd 2015, 10:50 PM 21,900 Views 167 Comments

Michael McNicholas also said “more could have been done to make the case for payment.”

# ervia - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Revealed: Less than half of Irish Water customers have paid their bills
# Ervia
# Ervia

Revealed: Less than half of Irish Water customers have paid their bills

Jul 14th 2015, 10:50 PM 38,385 Views 322 Comments

New figures emerged tonight.

# ervia - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Irish Water workers set to keep fighting for bonuses
# Labour Relations Commission
# Labour Relations Commission

Irish Water workers set to keep fighting for bonuses

Jun 28th 2015, 7:05 PM 17,323 Views 102 Comments

A spokesperson for SIPTU confirmed on RTÉ today that the workers would be going to the Labour Relations Commission over unpaid bonuses.

# ervia - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Government accused of 'complete hypocrisy' over Irish Water board ... but they're having none of it
# Hell To The N-o
# Hell To The N-o

Government accused of 'complete hypocrisy' over Irish Water board ... but they're having none of it

Jan 21st 2015, 9:35 AM 34,767 Views 173 Comments

The utility’s new board structure has caused some confusion this evening.

# ervia - Monday 15 December, 2014

KPMG to check if €500k was misappropriated from Bord Gáis Eireann
# Bord Gais
# Bord Gais

KPMG to check if €500k was misappropriated from Bord Gáis Eireann

Dec 15th 2014, 4:09 PM 11,441 Views 28 Comments

A whistleblower has reportedly come forward with the information.

# ervia - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Government: Fianna Fáil is wrong, new state board rules WILL apply to Irish Water
# Appointments
# Appointments

Government: Fianna Fáil is wrong, new state board rules WILL apply to Irish Water

Nov 26th 2014, 6:00 PM 11,267 Views 61 Comments

The Department of Public Expenditure denied there was a loophole in the new guidelines.

# ervia - Monday 24 November, 2014

Irish Water's meter installation is 'on target and ahead of budget'
# Every Single Meter
# Every Single Meter

Irish Water's meter installation is 'on target and ahead of budget'

Nov 24th 2014, 5:00 PM 17,878 Views 122 Comments

Ervia chief Michael McNicholas was speaking after it emerged that the cost of water meters had been underestimated by €107 million.

# ervia - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Cost of water meters underestimated by €107 million
# Price Hike
# Price Hike

Cost of water meters underestimated by €107 million

Nov 23rd 2014, 8:39 PM 39,368 Views 190 Comments

RTÉ’s This Week programme says the guide price provided to Government was way off.

# ervia - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Benchmarked pay increases open to Irish Water staff
# Pay Progression
# Pay Progression

Benchmarked pay increases open to Irish Water staff

Nov 2nd 2014, 6:52 PM 13,171 Views 104 Comments

Ervia has said that the pay model does not allow for increases simply because the market has increased.

# ervia - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Alan Kelly doesn't think Irish Water should pay any bonuses to staff
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

Alan Kelly doesn't think Irish Water should pay any bonuses to staff

Oct 22nd 2014, 4:33 PM 9,801 Views 62 Comments

Alan Kelly said the new board will address the bonus culture at Irish water as a matter of priority.

# ervia - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Irish Water to review how it treats customers (and, maybe, its bonus structure)
# Alan Kelly
# Alan Kelly

Irish Water to review how it treats customers (and, maybe, its bonus structure)

Oct 21st 2014, 8:56 PM 30,823 Views 169 Comments

Minister Alan Kelly has said he expects “a reinvigoration in customer focus”.

# ervia - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Martin calls on Government to intervene on Irish Water bonuses
# Ervia
# Ervia

Martin calls on Government to intervene on Irish Water bonuses

Oct 19th 2014, 2:22 PM 12,310 Views 70 Comments

It has also emerged that senior coalition figures have discussed the replacement of the Irish Water CEO.

# ervia - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Taoiseach denies misleading the Dáil over Irish Water bonus claims
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Taoiseach denies misleading the Dáil over Irish Water bonus claims

Oct 16th 2014, 4:58 PM 27,466 Views 176 Comments

Sean Fleming says the Taoiseach has “serious questions” to answer.

# ervia - Friday 20 June, 2014

Ever heard of Ervia? That's what Bord Gáis Eireann is now called
# Out With The Old
# Out With The Old

Ever heard of Ervia? That's what Bord Gáis Eireann is now called

Jun 20th 2014, 6:38 PM 16,803 Views 37 Comments

However, customers will still deal with either Irish Water or Gas Networks Ireland.