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# energy - Monday 15 February, 2021

Jurgen Klopp insists he does not need a break
# Energy
# Energy

Jurgen Klopp insists he does not need a break

Feb 15th 2021, 6:05 PM 4,404 Views 7 Comments

The Reds have lost five of their last seven matches.

# energy - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Electric Ireland announces moratorium on energy disconnections during Level 5 restrictions
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# Level 5

Electric Ireland announces moratorium on energy disconnections during Level 5 restrictions

Oct 21st 2020, 6:44 PM 21,059 Views 10 Comments

The six-week restrictions begin tomorrow.

# energy - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Coaches knowing when to be hands on (and hands off) key in Connacht's impressive start
# Energy
# Energy

Coaches knowing when to be hands on (and hands off) key in Connacht's impressive start

Aug 25th 2020, 6:28 PM 5,549 Views 2 Comments

Andy Friend’s coaching ticket formalised some processes in their training week, but left players to their own devices come matchday.

# energy - Friday 28 February, 2020

'It’s purely economics’: Meet the man taking charge of getting the electrical grid to smarten up From TheJournal.ie

'It’s purely economics’: Meet the man taking charge of getting the electrical grid to smarten up

Feb 28th 2020, 12:13 PM 268 Views 0 Comments

Amid major shifts in the energy market, Michael Phelan’s GridBeyond has spotted an opportunity.

# energy - Monday 20 January, 2020

20-year-old Craig Casey's energy an exciting prospect for Munster
# Bright Spark
# Bright Spark

20-year-old Craig Casey's energy an exciting prospect for Munster

Jan 20th 2020, 6:39 PM 14,612 Views 38 Comments

The Shannon scrum-half showed his potential in a cameo off the bench at Thomond Park yesterday.

# energy - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Community-owned wind power and electric cars: How the Aran Islands want to go green
# Climate Change
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# Climate Change

Community-owned wind power and electric cars: How the Aran Islands want to go green

Nov 23rd 2019, 7:30 PM 15,328 Views 25 Comments

The islands are aiming to become “energy independent” by 2022.

Son inspires Spurs to winning start under Mourinho
# Energy
# Energy

Son inspires Spurs to winning start under Mourinho

Nov 23rd 2019, 2:32 PM 7,578 Views 8 Comments

Mourinho’s new side led 3-0 early in the second half, but retreated under late pressure and won 3-2 at the finish.

# energy - Friday 15 November, 2019

The security and sustainability of Ireland's energy is set to be reviewed
# Climate Action
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# Climate Action

The security and sustainability of Ireland's energy is set to be reviewed

Nov 15th 2019, 6:45 AM 8,959 Views 39 Comments

Ireland will be aiming to generate 70% of its electricity through renewable methods, Minister Bruton said.

# energy - Friday 1 November, 2019

'It's already the case that fracked gas is coming into Ireland from the UK' says Taoiseach
# IRELAND'S ENERGY
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# IRELAND'S ENERGY

'It's already the case that fracked gas is coming into Ireland from the UK' says Taoiseach

Nov 1st 2019, 6:05 AM 12,693 Views 39 Comments

Varadkar said Ireland’s first LNG terminal in the Shannon estuary in north Kerry could be the answer to Ireland’s energy security.

# energy - Thursday 3 October, 2019

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

# energy - Monday 30 September, 2019

Ireland set for wholesale changes as Schmidt looks for injection of energy
# Freshen Up
# Freshen Up

Ireland set for wholesale changes as Schmidt looks for injection of energy

Sep 30th 2019, 8:02 AM 37,361 Views 67 Comments

After the damaging defeat to Japan, it seems likely that there will be changes aplenty for Russia.

# energy - Monday 2 September, 2019

Minister announces SEAI grants to deliver energy upgrades to nearly 700 homes
# Retrofitting
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# Retrofitting

Minister announces SEAI grants to deliver energy upgrades to nearly 700 homes

Sep 2nd 2019, 6:20 AM 17,646 Views 9 Comments

The grants, which have been approved for a number of community projects, will also cover upgrades for commerical and community buildings.

# energy - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

'The bog is the community. This could destroy us': How Ireland's move away from peat is hitting the Midlands
# Just Transition
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# Just Transition

'The bog is the community. This could destroy us': How Ireland's move away from peat is hitting the Midlands

Aug 27th 2019, 7:30 AM 33,640 Views 68 Comments

As Ireland makes to shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy, midlands communities fear they will be left behind.

# energy - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

'A shambles': Homeowners angry after funding stops for pilot grant scheme to help retrofit homes
# Energy
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# Energy

'A shambles': Homeowners angry after funding stops for pilot grant scheme to help retrofit homes

Aug 13th 2019, 6:48 PM 44,728 Views 31 Comments

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland said there was no more funding available.

# energy - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Massive power outage leaves Uruguay and Argentina without electricity
# Blackout
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# Blackout

Massive power outage leaves Uruguay and Argentina without electricity

Jun 16th 2019, 4:47 PM 26,404 Views 17 Comments

Two Argentine power companies confirmed that the failure knocked out electricity throughout Argentina.

# energy - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Bruton: 'When the wind doesn't blow and the sun doesn't shine, we need a back-up - and it remains oil and gas'
# Energy
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# Energy

Bruton: 'When the wind doesn't blow and the sun doesn't shine, we need a back-up - and it remains oil and gas'

May 30th 2019, 1:43 PM 14,553 Views 111 Comments

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan said Fine Gael can’t be taken seriously on climate action if they support oil and gas drilling.

# energy - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Minister criticised for committing to offshore oil drilling and saying it can deliver benefits to the Irish people
# Oil And Gas Exploration
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# Oil And Gas Exploration

Minister criticised for committing to offshore oil drilling and saying it can deliver benefits to the Irish people

Oct 31st 2018, 5:05 PM 16,102 Views 25 Comments

Junior Minister Sean Canney dismissed a Bill which aims to stop the issuing of any new licences for the exploration of fossil fuels.

# energy - Monday 15 October, 2018

European bank to help fund electricity cable linking Ireland and France in light of Brexit
# Celtic Interconnector
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# Celtic Interconnector

European bank to help fund electricity cable linking Ireland and France in light of Brexit

Oct 15th 2018, 6:10 AM 18,027 Views 44 Comments

The €1 billion underwater electricity cable linking Ireland and France is expected be finished by 2025/2026.

# energy - Monday 2 July, 2018

Two Irish energy companies have just raised their prices
# Not Gas
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# Not Gas

Two Irish energy companies have just raised their prices

Jul 2nd 2018, 7:46 PM 24,358 Views 52 Comments

Panda Power and Pinergy have become the latest Irish energy companies to up their prices.

# energy - Friday 1 June, 2018

Airtricity customers to see price hike of up to €140 per year
# Energy
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# Energy

Airtricity customers to see price hike of up to €140 per year

Jun 1st 2018, 1:56 PM 15,746 Views 52 Comments

The company said the decision to raise prices was made in response to sustained increases in wholesale energy costs on global markets.

# energy - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Two major Dublin power plants to close in May
# Huntstown Power Plant
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# Huntstown Power Plant

Two major Dublin power plants to close in May

Jan 30th 2018, 9:35 AM 24,862 Views 24 Comments

Ireland’s energy regulator said it had expected that some generators would close their plants due to a change in how contracts are awarded to allow for greater competition.

# energy - Friday 19 January, 2018

Aldi banning sale of energy drinks to under 16s
# High Caffeine
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# High Caffeine

Aldi banning sale of energy drinks to under 16s

Jan 19th 2018, 11:43 AM 20,322 Views 41 Comments

Customers buying soft drinks containing more than 150mg of caffeine per litre will be asked to prove their age.

# energy - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Losing darkness at night: LED lights are boosting light pollution worldwide
# Goodnight To Night
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# Goodnight To Night

Losing darkness at night: LED lights are boosting light pollution worldwide

Nov 23rd 2017, 11:11 AM 21,484 Views 24 Comments

Nighttime lights disrupt our body clocks and raise the risks of cancer, diabetes and depression.

# energy - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Parents gather to discuss effect of 'incredibly stupid' Poolbeg incinerator
# Burning Waste
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# Burning Waste

Parents gather to discuss effect of 'incredibly stupid' Poolbeg incinerator

Jun 20th 2017, 6:10 AM 17,611 Views 39 Comments

The activist group ‘Parents Against the Incinerator’ are holding a meeting this evening. Here’s a bit of what will be discussed.

# energy - Thursday 8 June, 2017

3,500 complaints made to energy regulator - including one person who was wrongly charged €2,500
# Complaints
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# Complaints

3,500 complaints made to energy regulator - including one person who was wrongly charged €2,500

Jun 8th 2017, 6:15 AM 11,653 Views 6 Comments

The regulator said it is important that customers know their rights.

# energy - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Data centres are making energy demands shoot up in Ireland
# Resource And Energy
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# Resource And Energy

Data centres are making energy demands shoot up in Ireland

May 6th 2017, 4:00 PM 20,292 Views 50 Comments

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

# energy - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

No, the Poolbeg incinerator hasn't started burning waste just yet
# No White Smoke
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# No White Smoke

No, the Poolbeg incinerator hasn't started burning waste just yet

May 3rd 2017, 1:46 PM 10,799 Views 25 Comments

The plant has been gearing up for its first day of operations, in a process known as ‘hot commissioning’.

# energy - Thursday 27 April, 2017

ESB and Bord na Móna to develop solar power for 150,000 homes
# Going Green
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# Going Green

ESB and Bord na Móna to develop solar power for 150,000 homes

Apr 27th 2017, 10:22 PM 14,178 Views 41 Comments

Renewable energy in Ireland is currently predominantly generated from the wind.

# energy - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

A Derry company is moving into the Irish electricity market with cut-price rates
# Resource And Energy
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# Resource And Energy

A Derry company is moving into the Irish electricity market with cut-price rates

Mar 29th 2017, 6:05 AM 12,120 Views 13 Comments

BEenergy is challenging more established rivals like Bord Gáis Energy on price.

# energy - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Ireland's largest windfarm begins powering 50,000 homes From TheJournal.ie

Ireland's largest windfarm begins powering 50,000 homes

Mar 23rd 2017, 5:25 PM 39,593 Views 117 Comments

The windfarm is expected to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 100,000 tonnes each year.

# energy - Monday 3 October, 2016

'The Budget is an exercise in wasted energy and perpetuating short-termism'
# Policy
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# Policy

'The Budget is an exercise in wasted energy and perpetuating short-termism'

Oct 3rd 2016, 8:30 PM 79 Views 19 Comments

Don’t expect anything that helps build on a long-term vision for Ireland.

# energy - Monday 19 September, 2016

Vote: Who would make the best modern-day ambassador for Ireland?
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# Sponsored By Sse Airtricity

Vote: Who would make the best modern-day ambassador for Ireland?

Sep 19th 2016, 5:57 PM 23,511 Views 104 Comments

Get your votes in. Don’t rate any of our suggestions? We want to hear yours.

# energy - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Kids who spend time in nature are more relaxed - here are 8 tips to get them outdoors
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# Sponsored By Nature Valley

Kids who spend time in nature are more relaxed - here are 8 tips to get them outdoors

Sep 8th 2016, 3:10 PM 19,706 Views 14 Comments

And away from the television.

# energy - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Powered by poo: The unusual way one Thai village heats its kitchen stoves
# Cow Dung
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# Cow Dung

Powered by poo: The unusual way one Thai village heats its kitchen stoves

Aug 13th 2016, 9:45 AM 12,335 Views 21 Comments

In the small Thai village of Pa Deng nearly 100 families use cow dung as a source of energy.

# energy - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Explainer: Why are people worried about a nuclear power plant being built 250km from Ireland?
# Hinkley Point C
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# Hinkley Point C

Explainer: Why are people worried about a nuclear power plant being built 250km from Ireland?

Aug 6th 2016, 9:30 PM 21,963 Views 115 Comments

Last week, the UK government stalled on signing off on a new nuclear power plant – just the latest setback in a decade long saga.

# energy - Friday 29 July, 2016

Irish people switch energy provider more than any other country in Europe
# Bright Ideas
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# Bright Ideas

Irish people switch energy provider more than any other country in Europe

Jul 29th 2016, 8:41 AM 8,988 Views 24 Comments

Close to 80,000 people switched their electricity provider in the first three months of this year.

# energy - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Happy Pear twins talk working on three hours sleep, no days off and those Jedward comparisons
# A Busy Pair
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# A Busy Pair

Happy Pear twins talk working on three hours sleep, no days off and those Jedward comparisons

May 28th 2016, 8:30 PM 51,767 Views 54 Comments

The Greystones twins start their days at 5am and share nearly everything they do online.

# energy - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Here's the maximum amount of caffeine you should drink in a day
# Energy Drinks
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# Energy Drinks

Here's the maximum amount of caffeine you should drink in a day

Apr 3rd 2016, 8:00 PM 93,994 Views 59 Comments

The amount of caffeine in various drinks — or even the same drink from a different chain — can vary dramatically.

# energy - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Here's how much sugar is in your favourite energy drink
# Buzzing
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# Buzzing

Here's how much sugar is in your favourite energy drink

Mar 20th 2016, 3:00 PM 38,111 Views 46 Comments

Some of the drinks on the Irish market contain as many as 16 teaspoons of sugar.

# energy - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

6 facts about Irish energy use that will make you stop and think
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# Sponsored By Wind Energy

6 facts about Irish energy use that will make you stop and think

Jan 6th 2016, 3:50 PM 52,223 Views 110 Comments

Did you know we’re one of the most energy-dependent countries in Europe?

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