Month: August 2017

SSE

August 16, 2017 hburke

SSE Airtricity customers save €57 as firm cuts energy prices SSE Airtricity will reduce electricity prices by 5pc in August and the same for gas […]

August 16, 2017 hburke

New minister for climate change has no time to waste For the first time, Ireland now has a Minister with responsibility for climate change […]

August 16, 2017 hburke

Coillte land ‘can meet half of new energy needs’ The state’s forestry agency says it has half of all the land needed to hit Ireland’s renewable energy targets by 2020 […]

August 16, 2017 hburke

Irish consumers best at changing energy suppliers Irish consumers top the European table when it comes to switching electricity and gas providers, as energy prices fell last year […]

August 16, 2017 hburke

Ireland still some way off meeting renewable target for 2020 Ireland is still some way off reaching renewable energy targets for 2020 but is ahead of the EU average for the proportion of electricity generated from sustainable sources […]

August 16, 2017 hburke

Communities to be enabled to take a stake in new renewable energy projects COMMUNITIES will be offered the opportunity to invest in renewable energy projects under proposals being developed by an energy cooperative […]

August 16, 2017 hburke

Many plants facing extinction due to climate change and rising temperatures More than 2,000 plant species were discovered last year, the first study of their global status has found, but many species are in danger of extinction […]

August 16, 2017 hburke

Revealed: How to save €200 a year simply by switching energy providers IRISH customers could save more than €200 a year if they switch energy providers as a price war looks set to take hold […]

August 16, 2017 hburke

Naughten: We need suite of energy solutions – not just wind and solar New Cabinet minister Denis Naughten says further public consultation is needed on the issue of wind turbines […]

August 16, 2017 hburke

More than one million households to get biggest cuts in electricity prices Electric Ireland said its 1.2 million customers will see prices fall by 6pc in June. The reduction will save the average family €57 over the course of a year […]