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#Power

# power - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

NASA is asking you to vote on what the next spacesuit looks like
# To Boldly Go
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# To Boldly Go

NASA is asking you to vote on what the next spacesuit looks like

Apr 15th 2014, 10:43 PM 10,902 Views 32 Comments

Futuristic.

# power - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Murray gives 'special mention' to his forwards after armchair ride against Toulouse
# Pack Power
# Pack Power

Murray gives 'special mention' to his forwards after armchair ride against Toulouse

Apr 6th 2014, 10:00 AM 8,847 Views 8 Comments

The Munster scrum-half says his pack ensured yesterday’s Heineken Cup clash was an enjoyable outing for Munster’s clinical backline.

# power - Friday 28 March, 2014

Ulster name strong starting XV for Cardiff trip as Connacht remain unchanged
# Power
# Power

Ulster name strong starting XV for Cardiff trip as Connacht remain unchanged

Mar 28th 2014, 12:37 PM 4,203 Views 17 Comments

Loosehead prop Tom Court is set to make his 150th appearance for the northern province tomorrow.

# power - Thursday 27 March, 2014

An Taisce take failed legal challenge against new UK power station to appeal court
# London
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# London

An Taisce take failed legal challenge against new UK power station to appeal court

Mar 27th 2014, 7:03 PM 7,258 Views 0 Comments

The National Trust contends that the building a nuclear station on the west coast of the UK was against international, EU, and English law.

# power - Friday 14 March, 2014

Power up: ESB announces €80 million rise in profits
# Switched On
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# Switched On

Power up: ESB announces €80 million rise in profits

Mar 14th 2014, 11:02 AM 6,096 Views 60 Comments

That’s a lot of lights left on.

# power - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Eamon Ryan: ‘We need to reduce the boom and bust character of our economic model’
# Green Party
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# Green Party

Eamon Ryan: ‘We need to reduce the boom and bust character of our economic model’

Mar 8th 2014, 5:41 PM 8,017 Views 96 Comments

Eamon Ryan addressed party members at the Green Party Conference today in Dublin.

# power - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Good news: All electricity faults to be cleared by tomorrow
# Weatherwatch
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# Weatherwatch

Good news: All electricity faults to be cleared by tomorrow

Feb 20th 2014, 6:51 PM 6,192 Views 20 Comments

ESB Networks has been phoning customers without power today to update them on what’s happening.

# power - Monday 17 February, 2014

ESB workers witness "extremely dangerous" incidents following storm damage
# ESB
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# ESB

ESB workers witness "extremely dangerous" incidents following storm damage

Feb 17th 2014, 7:04 PM 15,716 Views 10 Comments

The ESB said that it has restored power to 260,000 customers since the weather affected power around the country.

19,000 homes still without power after last week's storm
# Lights Out
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# Lights Out

19,000 homes still without power after last week's storm

Feb 17th 2014, 8:55 AM 5,604 Views 8 Comments

ESB said they are working on connecting homes by today or tomorrow, but some customers in isolated areas will not be connected until towards the end of the week.

# power - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Number of homes without power halved after day of ‘good progress’
# Power Out
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# Power Out

Number of homes without power halved after day of ‘good progress’

Feb 15th 2014, 8:55 PM 9,370 Views 20 Comments

25,000 homes are likely to remain without power over night, but 35,000 homes saw the lights come back on today.

ESB crews working to restore power
# Blackout
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# Blackout

ESB crews working to restore power

Feb 15th 2014, 7:37 AM 6,835 Views 29 Comments

The electricity network is warning those cleaning up to be wary of power lines.

# power - Monday 27 January, 2014

Dictatorship to democracy: Syrian opposition wants Assad to leave power
# Peace Talks
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# Peace Talks

Dictatorship to democracy: Syrian opposition wants Assad to leave power

Jan 27th 2014, 9:59 AM 3,616 Views 20 Comments

Opposition forces wants a transitional government to be formed, but Assad’s regime says his role in not up for debate.

# power - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Eirgrid says it will still accept pylon submissions, despite passing of deadline
# Grid Link
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# Grid Link

Eirgrid says it will still accept pylon submissions, despite passing of deadline

Jan 18th 2014, 7:00 AM 3,984 Views 13 Comments

If you missed the 7 January deadline but still have concerns, Eirgrid will add your submission to the pile of 35,000 already received.

# power - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Scientists develop tiny windmills that could power a smartphone
# Small Far Away
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# Small Far Away

Scientists develop tiny windmills that could power a smartphone

Jan 14th 2014, 7:30 PM 12,097 Views 34 Comments

The researchers say that the windmills are so small, ten of them could fit on a single grain of rice.

# power - Monday 30 December, 2013

Power returned to homes after 'worst storm impact in 16 years'
# ESB
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# ESB

Power returned to homes after 'worst storm impact in 16 years'

Dec 30th 2013, 9:19 AM 14,068 Views 80 Comments

In excess of 100,000 customers around Ireland were affected by the storm.

# power - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
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# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Dec 29th 2013, 7:59 PM 18,293 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about Ian Paisley, an Irish man who died in Perth, and a suicide bomb at a Russian train station…

8,500 Eircom customers without service as fallout from storm continues
# Service Interruption
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# Service Interruption

8,500 Eircom customers without service as fallout from storm continues

Dec 29th 2013, 6:24 PM 9,043 Views 18 Comments

Work is set to resume first thing tomorrow morning on repairing the damage.

ESB crews working to repair final faults after St Stephen’s Day storm
# Stormwatch
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# Stormwatch

ESB crews working to repair final faults after St Stephen’s Day storm

Dec 29th 2013, 4:40 PM 12,604 Views 18 Comments

The problems are localised in the southwest.

Ireland's electricity consumption falls from 2008 peak
# Power
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# Power

Ireland's electricity consumption falls from 2008 peak

Dec 29th 2013, 11:35 AM 10,258 Views 54 Comments

The World Bank figures state Ireland consumed the most electricity in 2008.

# power - Saturday 28 December, 2013

ESB power restoration ‘frustratingly slow’ with 5,000 still without power
# Power
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# Power

ESB power restoration ‘frustratingly slow’ with 5,000 still without power

Dec 28th 2013, 12:50 PM 14,850 Views 40 Comments

The company there are an average of eight customers per fault now that they are working on some of the smaller faults around the country.

# power - Friday 27 December, 2013

UPDATE: About 5,000 homes without power supply tonight
# Stormwatch
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# Stormwatch

UPDATE: About 5,000 homes without power supply tonight

Dec 27th 2013, 9:15 PM 25,398 Views 14 Comments

ESB Networks says it still has to fix about 1,000 faults on the network.

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take Five
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# Take Five

The 5 at 5: Friday

Dec 27th 2013, 4:51 PM 12,181 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Storm leaves thousands without power and telephone services
# Power
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# Power

Storm leaves thousands without power and telephone services

Dec 27th 2013, 12:30 PM 44,349 Views 48 Comments

Numbers are expected to rise as the bad weather continues.

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
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# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Dec 27th 2013, 8:52 AM 11,728 Views 5 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you need to know as you start your day.

# power - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

ESB restores power to 20k customers but urges conservation of electricity in Achill
# Storm Watch
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# Storm Watch

ESB restores power to 20k customers but urges conservation of electricity in Achill

Dec 24th 2013, 6:37 PM 26,194 Views 45 Comments

There were major faults in the system in west Galway and on Achill this afternoon.

# power - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
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# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Dec 19th 2013, 10:59 PM 11,520 Views 7 Comments

Everybody’s talking about goings-on at St Vincent’s Hospital, Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, and the IMF on the bondholders…

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
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# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Dec 19th 2013, 8:47 AM 7,124 Views 8 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

7,000 without power after bad weather brings electricity lines down
# Weather Watch
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# Weather Watch

7,000 without power after bad weather brings electricity lines down

Dec 19th 2013, 7:34 AM 7,531 Views 16 Comments

ESB Network crews will go out at first light this morning to assess the damage and work to restore power.

# power - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

VIDEO: Raul Garcia smashes acute-angled shot in off the crossbar
# Group G
# Group G

VIDEO: Raul Garcia smashes acute-angled shot in off the crossbar

Dec 11th 2013, 8:44 PM 2,117 Views 0 Comments

David Moyes was in Madrid to watch Atletico beating Porto.

# power - Friday 6 December, 2013

Workers agree to LRC meeting with ESB management
# Row
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# Row

Workers agree to LRC meeting with ESB management

Dec 6th 2013, 7:28 AM 4,417 Views 21 Comments

A last-ditch intervention from the government ahead of planned strikes is seen.

# power - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Bernard Jackman: Toulouse have become more predictable
# Fading
# Fading

Bernard Jackman: Toulouse have become more predictable

Dec 5th 2013, 4:56 PM 8,339 Views 3 Comments

The former Ireland hooker gives us the view from France as Connacht prepare for Heineken Cup action.

# power - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Irish challenge against 'unlawful' British nuclear plant starts tomorrow
# An Taisce
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# An Taisce

Irish challenge against 'unlawful' British nuclear plant starts tomorrow

Dec 4th 2013, 9:57 PM 11,807 Views 61 Comments

An Taisce claims permission for a new plant at Hinkley Point shouldn’t have been given as there was no consultation with the Irish people.

# power - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Poll: Should ESB workers be barred from striking?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Should ESB workers be barred from striking?

Nov 30th 2013, 10:14 AM 14,987 Views 240 Comments

ESB staff have voted in favour of striking over a pensions scheme dispute.

# power - Friday 29 November, 2013

Japanese plan to turn moon into giant power plant
# Moon Boost
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# Moon Boost

Japanese plan to turn moon into giant power plant

Nov 29th 2013, 1:42 PM 19,581 Views 84 Comments

Robots would be used to build a ‘luna ring’ of solar panels on the surface in an ambitious project.

No resolution in sight as ESB workers serve strike notice
# Power
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# Power

No resolution in sight as ESB workers serve strike notice

Nov 29th 2013, 7:22 AM 7,976 Views 86 Comments

There has been no third-party intervention mooted at this stage of the dispute.

# power - Sunday 24 November, 2013

10 ways to improve your smartphone's battery life
# Staying Power
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# Staying Power

10 ways to improve your smartphone's battery life

Nov 24th 2013, 11:30 AM 53,880 Views 54 Comments

Give yourself one less thing to worry about the next time you check your phone.

# power - Friday 22 November, 2013

Leo Varadkar: The government has too much control over the Dáil
# Political Reform
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# Political Reform

Leo Varadkar: The government has too much control over the Dáil

Nov 22nd 2013, 5:28 PM 6,933 Views 30 Comments

The Transport Minister was frank about the government’s control of the legislature in the Dáil this afternoon.

# power - Thursday 21 November, 2013

An Bord Pleanála showing "a failure in both scientific and legal competence" - An Taisce
# CO2 EMISSIONS
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# CO2 EMISSIONS

An Bord Pleanála showing "a failure in both scientific and legal competence" - An Taisce

Nov 21st 2013, 7:05 PM 9,286 Views 43 Comments

The independent environmental charity are not happy with the decision to allow Edenderry power station to keep burning peat until 2023.

# power - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Springboks utterly dominant in victory over Scotland
# Domination
# Domination

Springboks utterly dominant in victory over Scotland

Nov 17th 2013, 5:00 PM 3,311 Views 4 Comments

Heyneke Meyer’s men displayed their power and finishing ability in a 28-0 win at Murrayfield.

# power - Saturday 16 November, 2013

€10 million State energy campaign had no impact – ESRI
# Energy
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# Energy

€10 million State energy campaign had no impact – ESRI

Nov 16th 2013, 7:50 PM 11,625 Views 44 Comments

Then Minister for communications, marine and natural resources Noel Dempsey promised it would be a “sea change”, but the nation’s top think-tank says the Power of One campaign changed nothing.