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# eirgrid - Friday 11 December, 2020

'Amber alert' issued by Eirgrid as electricity system comes under pressure to meet demand
# Supply And Demand
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# Supply And Demand

'Amber alert' issued by Eirgrid as electricity system comes under pressure to meet demand

Dec 11th 2020, 1:42 PM 28,212 Views 57 Comments

The warning came as Eirgrid are set to close two peat-fueled power plants in the Midlands.

# eirgrid - Thursday 3 October, 2019

When it comes to Ireland's sustainable energy, creating simplicity could prove complex
# Feature
From TheJournal.ie
# Feature

When it comes to Ireland's sustainable energy, creating simplicity could prove complex

Oct 3rd 2019, 10:02 AM 1,897 Views 3 Comments

The government has some ambitious targets for 2030 – but industry has plenty of work to do.

# eirgrid - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Government says overground option for North-South interconnector will go ahead as planned
# Pylons
From TheJournal.ie
# Pylons

Government says overground option for North-South interconnector will go ahead as planned

Oct 4th 2018, 9:30 AM 11,853 Views 38 Comments

The Minister for Communications confirmed that the interconnector would be constructed even in the event of a hard Brexit.

# eirgrid - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Kildare hold their nerve to put Mayo to the sword and claim first ever All-Ireland U20 title
# Eirgrid
# Eirgrid

Kildare hold their nerve to put Mayo to the sword and claim first ever All-Ireland U20 title

Aug 5th 2018, 3:18 PM 15,819 Views 21 Comments

Kildare held out in Croke Park despite a dramatic late Ryan O’Donoghue free-kick to defeat Mayo on Sunday.

# eirgrid - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Mayo see off resilient Derry challenge to book All-Ireland U20 football final spot
# Finalists
# Finalists

Mayo see off resilient Derry challenge to book All-Ireland U20 football final spot

Jul 14th 2018, 6:29 PM 9,514 Views 2 Comments

Goals from Ryan O’Donoghue and Paul Lambert saw Mayo book their place in this year’s EirGrid All-Ireland U20 football final.

# eirgrid - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Mayo crowned EirGrid Connacht U20 champions as Rossies suffer 16 point defeat
# Champions
# Champions

Mayo crowned EirGrid Connacht U20 champions as Rossies suffer 16 point defeat

Jun 17th 2018, 2:57 PM 9,709 Views 1 Comment

Mayo claimed their first ever Connacht U20 championship at Dr Hyde Park on Sunday with a landslide win.

# eirgrid - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Controversial electricity pylon plan takes big leap forward but some people aren't happy
# N-S Interconnector
From TheJournal.ie
# N-S Interconnector

Controversial electricity pylon plan takes big leap forward but some people aren't happy

Jan 24th 2018, 9:02 AM 15,459 Views 54 Comments

The plan would link electricity stations in Meath and Tyrone.

# eirgrid - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Data centres are making energy demands shoot up in Ireland
# Resource And Energy
From TheJournal.ie
# Resource And Energy

Data centres are making energy demands shoot up in Ireland

May 6th 2017, 4:00 PM 20,262 Views 50 Comments

The trend is putting the state on a collision course with the EU over renewable-energy targets.

# eirgrid - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Last year's All-Ireland U21 champions Mayo knocked out of Connacht by Galway
# Dethroning
# Dethroning

Last year's All-Ireland U21 champions Mayo knocked out of Connacht by Galway

Mar 25th 2017, 7:04 PM 12,775 Views 6 Comments

Eoin Finnerty scored a goal from the bench and sealed the win.

# eirgrid - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

FactCheck: Is Regina Doherty right to say she didn't support the use of civil disobedience?
# Factcheck
From TheJournal.ie
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Is Regina Doherty right to say she didn't support the use of civil disobedience?

Jan 24th 2017, 8:30 PM 16,013 Views 68 Comments

The Government Chief Whip denies having made some controversial comments. We put that claim to the test.

# eirgrid - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Anti-pylon group warns Shell to Sea debacle 'will look like a walk in the park'
# Interconnector
From TheJournal.ie
# Interconnector

Anti-pylon group warns Shell to Sea debacle 'will look like a walk in the park'

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:36 PM 8,734 Views 72 Comments

The North East Pylon Pressure Campaign said communities will not stand by while hundreds of pylons are built across Meath, Cavan and Monaghan.

# eirgrid - Friday 1 July, 2016

After years of campaigning, pylons in Lucan and Adamstown are being moved
# Pylons
From TheJournal.ie
# Pylons

After years of campaigning, pylons in Lucan and Adamstown are being moved

Jul 1st 2016, 3:11 PM 14,037 Views 19 Comments

A timeline for the construction says the substation will be operational by 2018/2019.

# eirgrid - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Mayo claim All-Ireland U21 title with clinical 5-goal defeat of Cork
# Green And Red
# Green And Red

Mayo claim All-Ireland U21 title with clinical 5-goal defeat of Cork

Apr 30th 2016, 7:58 PM 33,861 Views 45 Comments

Liam Irwin scored two goals as the westerners won their first title at this age level since 2006.

As it happened: Cork v Mayo, U21 All-Ireland football final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Cork v Mayo, U21 All-Ireland football final

Apr 30th 2016, 6:40 PM 37,329 Views 49 Comments

Would the Clarke Cup be heading south or west? We followed all the action from Cusack Park.

# eirgrid - Thursday 28 April, 2016

'We're not focusing on any other team. We're trying to write our own history'
# Western Glory
# Western Glory

'We're not focusing on any other team. We're trying to write our own history'

Apr 28th 2016, 10:41 AM 5,235 Views 5 Comments

The EirGrid U21 All-Ireland championship is set to come to a thrilling conclusion this weekend as Mayo and Cork battle for the Clarke Cup.

# eirgrid - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Cork name team for U21 All-Ireland football final against Mayo
# Team News
# Team News

Cork name team for U21 All-Ireland football final against Mayo

Apr 27th 2016, 8:41 PM 9,991 Views 14 Comments

The two sides meet at Cusack Park.

# eirgrid - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Mayo win breathless Connacht U21 final to claim first title since '09
# Drama
# Drama

Mayo win breathless Connacht U21 final to claim first title since '09

Apr 2nd 2016, 8:27 PM 11,748 Views 2 Comments

Liam Irwin notched 1 – 3 for Mayo as they battled back to beat Roscommon by a point.

# eirgrid - Monday 7 March, 2016

Three senior players in Cork team for Munster U21 opener against Clare
# Rising Stars
# Rising Stars

Three senior players in Cork team for Munster U21 opener against Clare

Mar 7th 2016, 7:11 PM 7,035 Views 1 Comment

Rebels boss Sean Hayes has named his team for Wednesday’s clash against Clare.

# eirgrid - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Eirgrid spent €2.7 million on legal fees in the last five years
# Power Grid
From TheJournal.ie
# Power Grid

Eirgrid spent €2.7 million on legal fees in the last five years

Dec 22nd 2015, 6:10 AM 7,228 Views 18 Comments

For 2014/2015 alone the company paid out €747,390 for legal services.

# eirgrid - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Remember the controversial Cork-Kildare power line plan? It's being scrapped
# Pylon The Pressure
From TheJournal.ie
# Pylon The Pressure

Remember the controversial Cork-Kildare power line plan? It's being scrapped

Oct 8th 2015, 6:15 PM 10,771 Views 52 Comments

The Grid Link project had been heavily criticised by anti-pylon protesters.

# eirgrid - Friday 12 June, 2015

After landing U21 football award, Tipperary star set for U21 hurling campaign
# Award Winner
# Award Winner

After landing U21 football award, Tipperary star set for U21 hurling campaign

Jun 12th 2015, 12:20 AM 6,277 Views 2 Comments

Colin O’Riordan was voted the best U21 footballer for 2015 last year.

# eirgrid - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

We have to wait another six months to see garda records
# Freedom Of Information
From TheJournal.ie
# Freedom Of Information

We have to wait another six months to see garda records

May 6th 2015, 4:50 PM 8,433 Views 12 Comments

The FOI Act has extended the deadline for Irish Rail, the ESB and Eirgrid also.

# eirgrid - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

6 Donegal and Tyrone players to watch in tonight's Ulster U21 football final
# Ulster Pride
# Ulster Pride

6 Donegal and Tyrone players to watch in tonight's Ulster U21 football final

Apr 8th 2015, 8:09 AM 4,677 Views 0 Comments

Celtic Park in Derry is the venue for the EirGrid Ulster U21 decider.

# eirgrid - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

5 key Tipperary forwards missing for Munster U21 football final
# Sitting It Out
# Sitting It Out

5 key Tipperary forwards missing for Munster U21 football final

Apr 7th 2015, 10:24 AM 7,770 Views 1 Comment

Premier County boss Tommy Toomey planning without a quintet of attacking stars for Cork clash

# eirgrid - Monday 6 April, 2015

Cork have named their U21 football and minor hurling teams for Munster clashes
# Rebel Yell
# Rebel Yell

Cork have named their U21 football and minor hurling teams for Munster clashes

Apr 6th 2015, 1:14 PM 7,037 Views 2 Comments

The Rebel underage teams face big clashes with Tipperary and Limerick this week

# eirgrid - Friday 27 March, 2015

The way electricity is delivered to your home is set to change
# Back On The Grid
From TheJournal.ie
# Back On The Grid

The way electricity is delivered to your home is set to change

Mar 27th 2015, 9:17 PM 19,401 Views 52 Comments

A rehash of Ireland’s transmission system will cost between €2.7 billion and €3.9 billion.

# eirgrid - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Poll: Should more be done to develop renewable energy in Ireland?
# No Spin Zone
From TheJournal.ie
# No Spin Zone

Poll: Should more be done to develop renewable energy in Ireland?

Mar 19th 2015, 1:31 PM 11,926 Views 47 Comments

There has been a lot of debate about the country’s energy mix for the future.

Could the solar eclipse cause blackouts in Ireland?
# Power Out
From TheJournal.ie
# Power Out

Could the solar eclipse cause blackouts in Ireland?

Mar 19th 2015, 6:02 AM 31,541 Views 40 Comments

Solar power has become a much more common way of generating power than after the last eclipse.

# eirgrid - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

6 players to watch in the Munster U21 football championship
# Stars Of The South
# Stars Of The South

6 players to watch in the Munster U21 football championship

Mar 11th 2015, 9:00 AM 9,636 Views 0 Comments

The action gets underway down south this week, with Cork chasing a fifth successive title.

5 players to watch in this year's Connacht U21 football championship
# Into The West
# Into The West

5 players to watch in this year's Connacht U21 football championship

Mar 11th 2015, 7:00 AM 7,584 Views 0 Comments

The provincial campaign out West gets underway this week and here are our five to watch

# eirgrid - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Here are the 36 GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week
# Get The Diaries Out
# Get The Diaries Out

Here are the 36 GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week

Mar 10th 2015, 7:30 AM 6,044 Views 3 Comments

Get the diaries out and mark in your chosen games for the week ahead

# eirgrid - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

8 players to watch in this week's Leinster U21 football quarter-finals
# Young Guns
# Young Guns

8 players to watch in this week's Leinster U21 football quarter-finals

Mar 4th 2015, 7:27 AM 13,582 Views 7 Comments

Here are eight key men tipped to shine in the EirGrid provincial championship this week

# eirgrid - Thursday 26 February, 2015

4-goal Laois hit form to set up showdown with All-Ireland champions
# Goal Fest
# Goal Fest

4-goal Laois hit form to set up showdown with All-Ireland champions

Feb 26th 2015, 7:27 AM 11,347 Views 4 Comments

Victories also for Louth and Longford tonight in the Leinster U21 football championship.

# eirgrid - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Eirgrid promises to be more 'community-focused'
# Pylons
From TheJournal.ie
# Pylons

Eirgrid promises to be more 'community-focused'

Dec 6th 2014, 12:17 PM 5,421 Views 40 Comments

The semi-state body wants to develop stronger relationships with stakeholders.

# eirgrid - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

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

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

Nov 26th 2014, 6:00 PM 11,260 Views 60 Comments

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

# eirgrid - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Underground or overground cables? No decision yet, but campaigners haven't gone away From TheJournal.ie

Underground or overground cables? No decision yet, but campaigners haven't gone away

Oct 5th 2014, 7:45 AM 6,086 Views 42 Comments

The expert group is not expected to give their opinion until next year.

# eirgrid - Friday 27 June, 2014

Eirgrid identifying underground cable route from Cork to Kildare
# Electricity
From TheJournal.ie
# Electricity

Eirgrid identifying underground cable route from Cork to Kildare

Jun 27th 2014, 4:45 PM 6,747 Views 14 Comments

Earlier this week, Eirgrid announced the underground route option for the Grid West project.

# eirgrid - Monday 23 June, 2014

Eirgrid to examine putting electrical wires underground
# Down To The Wire
From TheJournal.ie
# Down To The Wire

Eirgrid to examine putting electrical wires underground

Jun 23rd 2014, 10:04 PM 13,073 Views 129 Comments

The plan will mean no pylons on a stretch of the Grid West project.

# eirgrid - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

These protesters are calling for an end to 'pylon and wind farm lunacy'
# Voxpop
From TheJournal.ie
# Voxpop

These protesters are calling for an end to 'pylon and wind farm lunacy'

Apr 15th 2014, 2:04 PM 10,490 Views 163 Comments

More than 3,000 are attending a demonstration organised by Wind Aware Ireland.

# eirgrid - Thursday 27 March, 2014

There is a low-cost alternative to Grid25 pylon project, finds new report
# Energy
From TheJournal.ie
# Energy

There is a low-cost alternative to Grid25 pylon project, finds new report

Mar 27th 2014, 7:34 PM 11,046 Views 69 Comments

ReThink Pylons is calling again on the Irish Government to re-examine its energy policy and Grid25 projects.

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