Sun, 07 Jun, 2020
Fri, 27 Mar, 2020
Householders prefer simple flat or day/night rate electricity tariffs, according to the Economic Social Research Institute.
Wed, 04 Mar, 2020
Irish consumers who failed to switch gas or electricity suppliers over the last four years have paid almost €1,700 more than necessary, according to the energy regulator.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
The annual report of the Commission for Regulation of Utilities (CRU) reveals that only a quarter of customers either switched providers or negotiated better deals with their existing provider in 2018.
Mon, 08 Jul, 2019
Britain’s regulator proposed a price cap on default energy bills to save households about a £1bn (€1.1bn) a year and aims to implement it in time for winter following a UK government promise to tackle “rip-off” prices.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2018
Smart meters are to be installed in more than two million homes and businesses as part of a €1.2bn ‘once-in-a-generation’ rollout.
Thu, 21 Sep, 2017
The trend for gas and electricity customers to seek better deals by switching provider has eased, with more now looking to reduce their bills by negotiating with their existing provider.
Fri, 29 Jul, 2016
Irish consumers top the European table when it comes to switching electricity and gas providers, as energy prices fell last year.
Fri, 27 May, 2016
Bord Gáis Energy accounted for the largest number of customer complaints investigated by the Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) last year, despite having a smaller market share than Electric Ireland.
Tue, 17 May, 2016
Gas Networks Ireland engaged in a “clear breach of trust” when it covered up the overrun on a pipeline project, the independent energy regulator has said.
Thu, 31 Mar, 2016
Households struggling with energy bills have been told that switching supplier is the best way to force energy companies to slash prices.
Wed, 14 Jan, 2015
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Commemorating 100 years since the War of Independence
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