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#Power lines

# power-lines - Friday 8 March, 2019

Train delays at Heuston station after power lines fall onto tracks at Kildare

The power line has now been cleared.

# power-lines - Saturday 29 September, 2018

People warned about dangers of power lines when cutting trees

Contact with overhead electricity wires is extremely dangerous and can be fatal.

# power-lines - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Green line Luas down between Brides Glen and Carrickmines

It comes as there is no Dublin Bus services operating in the capital today.

# power-lines - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Three due in court over series of ESB cable robberies

To-date this year, 142km of power lines have been stolen.

# power-lines - Friday 17 July, 2015

The northside Luas is back up and running...

The service had been suspended between Abbey and Liffey Streets after overhead wires came loose at Jervis Street.

# power-lines - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

If you're travelling home on the Luas Green Line, we've got some bad news for you...

Unless you’re travelling from Balally to Brides Glen.

# power-lines - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Man dies during work on telephone pole in Cork

The four-man team were erecting the pole near Glengarriff.

# power-lines - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Pylons being used to rollout broadband could happen as TDs debate

An Oireachtas Committee will today debate legislation which may also extend private land access to third-party

# power-lines - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Column: The people should have a say in planning Ireland's energy grid

Rebuilding the grid will take more than a decade and we are still at the start. Now is the time to change the process from an adversarial one to a truly participative project developed in the public interest, writes Ossian Smyth.

# power-lines - Friday 27 December, 2013

Storm leaves thousands without power and telephone services

Numbers are expected to rise as the bad weather continues.

# power-lines - Monday 2 December, 2013

Thieves warned that stealing the ESB's overhead wires is 'very dangerous'

Gardaí and ESB Networks issued a joint statement on the issue this afternoon.

# power-lines - Thursday 26 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Seagull trapped in power lines rescued by a helicopter Rescue Me

# power-lines - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Eirgrid propose routes for €500mn Leinster-Munster high-voltage power line

The project is at an early stage and Eirgrid say they do not expect to submit an application to An Bord Pleanála for planning approval before 2015.

# power-lines - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Thousands sign petition to free jailed woman Teresa Treacy

Tree-cutting has stopped over the weekend on the 65-year-old’s land, where a protest camp has been set up.

# power-lines - Monday 12 September, 2011

IARNRÓD ÉIREANN HAS resumed Dart services between Howth and Howth Junction in north Dublin, after they were suspended due to power line damage. A similar incident earlier today affected trains between Bray/Greystones and Dublin city centre, but normal service has also resumed there as high winds continue across the country. More updates as we get them…