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#Water Services

# water-services - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Regulator denies saying water metering programme should be abandoned

Irish Water and the Commission of Energy Regulation were before the Oireachtas committee today.

# water-services - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Exactly 422,455 households have not registered with Irish Water

The report from the Comptroller & Auditor General says further funding of €1.4 billion is anticipated to be invested in 2015 and 2016.

# water-services - Monday 17 November, 2014

Eamon Ryan: Ireland should hold a referendum on the public ownership of water

We put a stop to this juggernaut before it’s too late.

# water-services - Friday 26 September, 2014

Sinn Féin say they'd abolish your water charges... But their alternative plan is a little short on detail

Mary Lou McDonald has been setting out how Sinn Féin would pay for the utility today… But the party won’t be giving precise details for another two weeks or so.

# water-services - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Opinion: Yes, we should pay water charges – but we should also get an improved service

Water doesn’t fall from the clouds and into our taps. It takes a vast infrastructural network to provide us with safe drinking water.

# water-services - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Hogan: 'See? Investing in water services IS an investment in jobs'

The Environment Minister has welcomed a €1.7 billion investment in Irish Water.

# water-services - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Almost 80,000 homes have so far been fitted with water meters

Irish Water came into operation yesterday and says that over 1 million household connections have also now surveyed by authorities.

# water-services - Thursday 24 January, 2013

€200m EIB loan to finance 23 Irish water investment projects

The projects will provide new water mains, water and wastewater treatment facilities and reservoirs, as well as measures to improve water conservation.

# water-services - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Plumbers' association 'ready to start work' on installing water meters

The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors says it has 350 firms which could be used to install meters quickly.

17 questions (and answers) about those new water charges’s Q&A on one of the most controversial issues of the day…

New State body Irish Water will be part of Bord Gáis

Minister Phil Hogan has also confirmed that there will be no up-front charge for the water-metering programme.