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#Power

# power - Monday 11 November, 2013

Energia to create 100 jobs in residential power move
# Energy
From TheJournal.ie
# Energy

Energia to create 100 jobs in residential power move

Nov 11th 2013, 1:09 PM 7,516 Views 17 Comments

The business provides energy and gas to 65,000 businesses, but will move into residential power in early 2014.

# power - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Open thread: What's the nicest thing anyone has ever done for you?
# Sponsored By Electric Ireland
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# Sponsored By Electric Ireland

Open thread: What's the nicest thing anyone has ever done for you?

Oct 31st 2013, 1:09 PM 21,365 Views 73 Comments

It’s time for some Monday morning feelgood inspiration.

# power - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

And the Forbes world's most powerful person is...
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# Power

And the Forbes world's most powerful person is...

Oct 30th 2013, 2:49 PM 22,669 Views 40 Comments

It’s a man who is known to take his top off when hunting and fishing and has caused controversy this year with anti-gay laws.

# power - Friday 25 October, 2013

Meet the 'Minister with responsibility for Time'... Alan Shatter
# Clocks Go Back
From TheJournal.ie
# Clocks Go Back

Meet the 'Minister with responsibility for Time'... Alan Shatter

Oct 25th 2013, 5:29 PM 12,511 Views 32 Comments

And he has a message for you…

# power - Saturday 12 October, 2013

VIDEO: Sean O'Brien inspires Leinster to victory in typically robust fashion
# Power
# Power

VIDEO: Sean O'Brien inspires Leinster to victory in typically robust fashion

Oct 12th 2013, 9:01 PM 17,692 Views 28 Comments

A dominant display from the Carlow native helped his side gain an impressive win.

# power - Saturday 5 October, 2013

16 infuriating things about working in retail
# Aaargh
From The Daily Edge
# Aaargh

16 infuriating things about working in retail

Oct 5th 2013, 1:00 PM 33,298 Views 152 Comments

It’s hard out there.

# power - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Eirgrid propose routes for €500mn Leinster-Munster high-voltage power line
# Electricity
From TheJournal.ie
# Electricity

Eirgrid propose routes for €500mn Leinster-Munster high-voltage power line

Sep 3rd 2013, 12:34 PM 11,118 Views 27 Comments

The project is at an early stage and Eirgrid say they do not expect to submit an application to An Bord Pleanála for planning approval before 2015.

# power - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

In Pictures: Ten year anniversary of north America’s electricity blackout
# Turn On The Light
From TheJournal.ie
# Turn On The Light

In Pictures: Ten year anniversary of north America’s electricity blackout

Aug 14th 2013, 9:30 PM 14,103 Views 25 Comments

Ten years ago today, an electricity power outage caused chaos in the northern American states and Canada.

# power - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Pope: Resist 'idols' of money, power, pleasure
# Brazil
From TheJournal.ie
# Brazil

Pope: Resist 'idols' of money, power, pleasure

Jul 24th 2013, 7:45 PM 6,613 Views 121 Comments

The Pope made the comment during a visit to one of the most important shrines in Latin America.

# power - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Column: With public trust in the EU declining, we need to ensure people feel connected
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: With public trust in the EU declining, we need to ensure people feel connected

Jun 25th 2013, 6:00 PM 8 Views 33 Comments

A forward and outward looking European Union is what we need, writes Dominic Hannigan TD, who says national parliaments should have an enhanced role in shaping the future of the EU.

# power - Monday 17 June, 2013

How To Recognise A World Leader: A Spotter's Guide
# Great And Powerful
From The Daily Edge
# Great And Powerful

How To Recognise A World Leader: A Spotter's Guide

Jun 17th 2013, 1:23 PM 8,724 Views 21 Comments

They’re all in Ireland. So how can you spot one?

# power - Friday 14 June, 2013

Ireland 9th in the EU for gender equality at work, but only 19th for power
# Gender Equality
From TheJournal.ie
# Gender Equality

Ireland 9th in the EU for gender equality at work, but only 19th for power

Jun 14th 2013, 6:30 AM 5,678 Views 23 Comments

When it comes to health, Ireland took the top spot in the EU.

# power - Monday 27 May, 2013

Power surge: Ireland's electricity prices rise by more than EU average
# Energy
From TheJournal.ie
# Energy

Power surge: Ireland's electricity prices rise by more than EU average

May 27th 2013, 6:15 PM 9,887 Views 60 Comments

Ireland’s power prices rose 10 per cent last year – among the highest increases anywhere in the European Union.

# power - Friday 24 May, 2013

'Beauty pageants do not sexualise children' says contest organiser
# Contest
From TheJournal.ie
# Contest

'Beauty pageants do not sexualise children' says contest organiser

May 24th 2013, 3:01 PM 8,036 Views 51 Comments

A child beauty pageant organiser who is bringing an American-style version to Ireland this year has hit back against criticism, stating these competitions have been in the US for over fifty years.

# power - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Merkel, Obama, Clinton, Gates: here's who topped the list of most powerful women
# They Got The Power
From TheJournal.ie
# They Got The Power

Merkel, Obama, Clinton, Gates: here's who topped the list of most powerful women

May 23rd 2013, 6:45 AM 12,559 Views 19 Comments

The Forbes list of the world’s most powerful women ranks them by money, media presence and impact. Here’s who’s in.

# power - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Building eight nuclear power plants in the UK poses little threat to Ireland
# Energy
From TheJournal.ie
# Energy

Building eight nuclear power plants in the UK poses little threat to Ireland

May 22nd 2013, 6:04 PM 6,783 Views 77 Comments

A report by the Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland looked at the impact day-to-day operations would have on Ireland and what would happen in the event of a severe nuclear accident.

# power - Friday 19 April, 2013

Column: To bring about any change, we must redefine what we expect from our politicians
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: To bring about any change, we must redefine what we expect from our politicians

Apr 19th 2013, 7:00 PM 19 Views 52 Comments

If we want to reclaim the current political landscape we need to re-establish the ground rules for office holders and ensure their words turn into actions, writes Martin Critten.

# power - Monday 8 April, 2013

In pics: Margaret Thatcher and Ireland
# Margaret Thatcher
From TheJournal.ie
# Margaret Thatcher

In pics: Margaret Thatcher and Ireland

Apr 8th 2013, 1:16 PM 19,527 Views 143 Comments

Britain’s first female prime minister died following a stroke this morning.

# power - Friday 15 March, 2013

Pope's election saw power demand fall... before rising as we put the kettle on
# I Got Da Powah
From TheJournal.ie
# I Got Da Powah

Pope's election saw power demand fall... before rising as we put the kettle on

Mar 15th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,046 Views 10 Comments

As we all gathered around to find out who the new Pope was, electricity demand fell briefly on Wednesday before rising as we put the kettle on and got back to whatever it was we were doing, Eirgrid says.

# power - Friday 15 February, 2013

Poll: Have you tried to reduce your energy usage?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Have you tried to reduce your energy usage?

Feb 15th 2013, 11:05 AM 8,238 Views 81 Comments

Are you energy conscious? If so, why?

# power - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Thousands without power due to high winds
# Weather
From TheJournal.ie
# Weather

Thousands without power due to high winds

Jan 31st 2013, 8:02 AM 9,559 Views 20 Comments

Fallen trees are also blocking a number of roads. The wind will continue for much of today, so drivers are warned to take care.

# power - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan to attend Davos
# World Economic Forum
From TheJournal.ie
# World Economic Forum

Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan to attend Davos

Jan 23rd 2013, 10:05 PM 7,848 Views 78 Comments

The Taoiseach and Minister for Finance will join other world leaders at the influential meeting to discuss issues affecting the global economy.

# power - Sunday 23 December, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
From TheJournal.ie
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Dec 23rd 2012, 8:41 AM 17,805 Views 18 Comments

Every morning, TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day.

Hundreds of homes without power after wicked winds
# Power
From TheJournal.ie
# Power

Hundreds of homes without power after wicked winds

Dec 23rd 2012, 7:43 AM 12,557 Views 25 Comments

Properties in Dublin, Galway, Longford, Waterford, Clare and Limerick have been affected.

# power - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Column: Fossil fuels won’t last forever. Ireland should consider nuclear power.
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: Fossil fuels won’t last forever. Ireland should consider nuclear power.

Dec 13th 2012, 7:00 AM 96 Views 93 Comments

When an aeroplane crashes we don’t stop flying, we improve safety. Nuclear power should be the same, writes Philip Walton.

# power - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Interview: ‘Ireland’s EU Presidency will make no difference’ – Shane Ross
# Read Me
From TheJournal.ie
# Read Me

Interview: ‘Ireland’s EU Presidency will make no difference’ – Shane Ross

Dec 2nd 2012, 2:00 PM 6,375 Views 65 Comments

The independent TD tells TheJournal.ie that Government ministers are in denial about the depth of our crisis.

# power - Sunday 25 November, 2012

These islands are first to be powered by solar energy alone
# Got The Power
From TheJournal.ie
# Got The Power

These islands are first to be powered by solar energy alone

Nov 25th 2012, 11:00 AM 11,227 Views 31 Comments

Tokelau islands in the Pacific have population of 1,500 and were using 2,000 barrels of diesel a year to power generators.

Interview: ‘We’re mourning a Republic we never had’ – Fintan O’Toole
# Read Me
From TheJournal.ie
# Read Me

Interview: ‘We’re mourning a Republic we never had’ – Fintan O’Toole

Nov 25th 2012, 8:15 AM 10,257 Views 61 Comments

Our system has made Irish people feel ashamed, the author and journalist tells TheJournal.ie ahead of a series of ‘state of the nation’ debates.

# power - Monday 5 November, 2012

New York schools to reopen - but freezing weather brings new risks
# Sandy
From TheJournal.ie
# Sandy

New York schools to reopen - but freezing weather brings new risks

Nov 5th 2012, 8:22 AM 5,219 Views 5 Comments

Tens of thousands of people whose homes were destroyed or damaged by superstorm Sandy now need to find somewhere to live – and temperatures are plunging dramatically.

# power - Thursday 1 November, 2012

PHOTOS: Fuel shortages and traffic jams as New York tries to get back to normal
# Sandy
From TheJournal.ie
# Sandy

PHOTOS: Fuel shortages and traffic jams as New York tries to get back to normal

Nov 1st 2012, 6:24 PM 15,618 Views 17 Comments

The United States is facing a bill of tens of billions of dollars in the wake of ‘Superstorm’ Sandy.

# power - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Two power outages in Dublin this morning
# Electricity
From TheJournal.ie
# Electricity

Two power outages in Dublin this morning

Oct 31st 2012, 10:21 AM 15,942 Views 30 Comments

Plus, did you know you can check if there is a power outage in your area by using a new ESB app?

# power - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Column: Europeans saying Obama has to win? It makes me want to scream
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: Europeans saying Obama has to win? It makes me want to scream

Oct 25th 2012, 7:00 AM 42 Views 120 Comments

It makes little difference to us who sits in the Oval Office – and we shouldn’t kid ourselves otherwise, says David Cronin.

# power - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

East West Interconnector causing phone line interference
# Power
From TheJournal.ie
# Power

East West Interconnector causing phone line interference

Oct 24th 2012, 9:43 AM 5,982 Views 9 Comments

Eirgrid said the go-live date of the interconnector will now be temporarily deferred.

# power - Thursday 20 September, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
From TheJournal.ie
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Sep 20th 2012, 8:40 AM 7,442 Views 9 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you start your day…

# power - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Technical issues reported at Noel Gallagher's Marlay Park gig
# Marlay Park
From The Daily Edge
# Marlay Park

Technical issues reported at Noel Gallagher's Marlay Park gig

Aug 23rd 2012, 8:30 PM 17,603 Views 26 Comments

Kasabian and High Flying Birds are performing at the Dublin venue tonight – but there are reports that the sound was cut twice during the latter’s performance.

# power - Monday 16 July, 2012

Is Berlusconi planning a comeback?
# Italy
From TheJournal.ie
# Italy

Is Berlusconi planning a comeback?

Jul 16th 2012, 2:30 PM 2,843 Views 11 Comments

The former Italian Premier has suggested he will attempt a return to power, and said he is often asked to step back into the political ring.

Column: The groupthink in decision-making positions in Ireland must end
# Column
From TheJournal.ie
# Column

Column: The groupthink in decision-making positions in Ireland must end

Jul 16th 2012, 7:00 AM 200 Views 28 Comments

Groupthink, cronyism and lack of accountability are largely to blame for the disastrous mess Ireland is now in, writes Clara Fischer.

# power - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Nuclear plant goes online for first time since Japan's tsunami
# Japan
From TheJournal.ie
# Japan

Nuclear plant goes online for first time since Japan's tsunami

Jul 1st 2012, 9:28 AM 2,215 Views 8 Comments

The Ohi plant’s reactor No 3 is returning to operation despite divided public opinion on the use of nuclear power.

# power - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jun 3rd 2012, 11:00 AM 73 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web…

# power - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

A butler, a cardinal and the Pope: Vatileaks scandal deepens
# Vatileaks
From TheJournal.ie
# Vatileaks

A butler, a cardinal and the Pope: Vatileaks scandal deepens

May 29th 2012, 8:36 AM 3,958 Views 26 Comments

There may be jobs lost and careers ruined as Italian media implicates a cardinal in the ongoing investigation.