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#Water Conservation

# water-conservation - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

The hosepipe ban kicks in from today - here's what it means

The Greater Dublin Area, Westmeath, Sligo and Tipperary experienced their driest spring on record this year.

# water-conservation - Saturday 20 July, 2019

How many people said they don't conserve water because of how often it rains in Ireland? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The amount of unfit or illegal meat and food products seized at Irish ports and airports.

# water-conservation - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Streets washed with canal water, buses washed every third night - how services deal with water restrictions

Irish Water is appealing to the public to conserve water where possible.

# water-conservation - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Water levels to be dropped in Dublin as temperatures soar

Irish Water has asked the public to conserve water where possible during the hot weather.

# water-conservation - Thursday 24 September, 2015

This councillor doesn't know who filled out his Irish Water form, but it wasn't him

The Data Protection Commissioner has said that it has received a very small number of queries relating to Irish Water.

# water-conservation - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

If you want €100 off your water bill you better get moving

If you’re planning on paying, that is.

# water-conservation - Saturday 16 May, 2015

'Got a big Irish Water bill? Alright – now fix that leak'

People are finally talking about ways to flush less drinking water down their toilets. Why? Because that water is going to cost them money.

# water-conservation - Thursday 7 May, 2015

How to retrofit your house to save water and money

Water charges are coming…so bring on the rain harvesting.

# water-conservation - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Water butts are flying out the door in Woodie's as sales more than double

The retailer said that customer interest has been on the rise since July.

# water-conservation - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Opinion: With such a meagre allowance, our new water charges can't be about conservation

Charging us for water that is a basic need, when we have no option or alternative but to use that water, is simply a measure in cost recovery.

# water-conservation - Friday 3 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Fears over the spread of new forms of deadly MRSA and E.coli bugs; checkout worker takes Tesco to court over lottery row; and Stephen Fry’s suicide fears.