ESB Networks

Storm Barra fallout: 59,000 homes, farms and businesses without power

Storm Barra fallout: 59,000 homes, farms and businesses without power

Further strong winds overnight associated with Storm Barra have left 59,000 homes, farms and businesses without electricity supply today (Wednesday,...

December 8, 2021

Drivers urged to keep clear of overhead wires during silage season

Drivers urged to keep clear of overhead wires during silage season

With silage-cutting season underway, ESB Networks is reminding farmers and silage contractors of the serious risks associated with working near...

May 14, 2020

2,400 farms and properties without power following Storm Dennis

2,400 farms and properties without power following Storm Dennis

Approximately 2,400 homes, farms and businesses are without power across Ireland this morning, Monday, February 17, the ESB has confirmed....

February 17, 2020

Election posters on electricity poles is ‘strictly prohibited’ – ESB

Election posters on electricity poles is ‘strictly prohibited’ – ESB

ESB Networks has issued a statement reminding all groups and parties involved in the upcoming General Election that the erection...

January 15, 2020

48,000 homes, farms and businesses without power as Storm Brendan strikes

48,000 homes, farms and businesses without power as Storm Brendan strikes

A total of 48,000 homes, farms and businesses are currently without power across the country this afternoon, Monday, January 13,...

January 13, 2020

ESB Networks restores power to 22,000 homes, farms and businesses

ESB Networks restores power to 22,000 homes, farms and businesses

ESB Networks crews have been continuing efforts to repair the electricity network since first light this morning, restoring power to...

April 27, 2019

ESB closes ‘Ploughing’ stand to restore power to over 100,000 customers

ESB closes ‘Ploughing’ stand to restore power to over 100,000 customers

ESB Networks has confirmed that it will not reopen its stand at the National Ploughing Championships in order to maximise...

September 19, 2018

ESB issues warning to transporters of straw and hay

ESB issues warning to transporters of straw and hay

ESB Networks has issued a public safety warning to the farming community about transporting high loads of hay and straw...

July 23, 2018

Agri contractors aiding ESB workers to restore power

Agri contractors aiding ESB workers to restore power

Agricultural contractors have answered the call of ESB Networks to aid its workers to restore power to homes, farms and...

March 3, 2018

27,000 households without power this morning

27,000 households without power this morning

Some 27,000 households were without power this morning, following the damage caused by Storm Eleanor, according to ESB Networks. Its...

January 3, 2018