• Storm Ali - Images of ESB Networks crew and Air Corp

    by ESB Networks | Sep 20, 2018
    Storm Ali - ESB Networks crew and the Air Corp
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  • Images of Repair works during Storm Ali

    by ESB Networks | Sep 20, 2018
    Images of damage caused by Storm Ali and Repair works
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  • ESB Networks crews restore power to 161,000 homes farms and businesses

    by ESB Networks | Sep 20, 2018

    Storm Ali update: ESB Networks crews restore power to 161,000 homes farms and businesses.

    • 25,000 homes, farms and businesses are without power, down from the peak of 186,000 yesterday afternoon.
    • ESB Networks expects to restore power to most remaining homes,farms and businesses by tonight.
    • ESB Networks urges the public to remain vigilant, stay clear and to ring 1850 372 999 if they spot low or fallen ESB lines.
    • They are a risk to life Estimated restoration times are available on the Powercheck app, www.powercheck.ie and www.ESBNetworks.ie
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  • Images of restoring power during Storm Ali

    by ESB Networks | Sep 20, 2018
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  • Storm Ali Update - 8.30am, Thursday 20th September

    by ESB Networks | Sep 20, 2018

    Storm Ali update: ESB Networks crews restore power to 147,000 homes farms and businesses.

    • 39,000 homes, farms and businesses are still without power, down from the peak of 186,000 yesterday afternoon.
    • ESB Networks crews now deployed and working to restore most customers over the course of today.
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  • Storm Ali Update - 8am, Thursday 20th September

    by ESB Networks | Sep 20, 2018
    Good Morning. Our crews are working safely and quickly to restore power to our customers in the aftermath of Storm Ali. We have restored 147k customers and are working on restoring our remaining 39k customers without power.
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  • Storm Ali Outage Update - 8pm, Wednesday 19 September

    by ESB Networks | Sep 19, 2018

    ESB Networks crews have restored power to 119,000 customers today.

    • 67,000 homes, farms and businesses are still without power down from the peak of 186,000
    • Estimated restoration times are available on the PowerCheck App and PowerCheck.ie, ESB Networks.ie
    • ESB Networks Crews will work late into the night to restore supply before resuming at first light tomorrow.
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  • Storm Ali Outage Update - 5pm, Wednesday 19 September

    by ESB Networks | Sep 19, 2018
    • 126,000 customers across Ireland currently remain without power
    • Some customers impacted by outages should prepare to be without electricity for up to three days
    • Crews across the country continue to restore electricity outages, once it is safe to do so
    • Customers who use electrically powered medical devices should contact their health care professional
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  • National Ploughing Championships 2018

    by ESB Networks | Sep 19, 2018
    Due to Storm Ali, ESB Networks have redeployed all their staff to restore supply to customers as quickly and safely as possible, as such we will not be opening our stand for the remainder of the National Ploughing Championships.
    Apologies for the inconvenience.
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  • Storm Ali Update

    by ESB Networks | Sep 19, 2018
    Storm Ali Outage update: 186,000 customers across Ireland are left without power.
    Storm Ali hit early this morning bringing gusts in excess of 150km/h, with the storm tracking northwards over the course of the day.
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  • ESB Networks Update on Storm Ali

    by ESB Networks | Sep 19, 2018
    140,000 electricity customers are without power due to over 750 separate faults
    Gale force winds from Storm Ali with gusts of over 140 km/h over the course of this morning have caused damage to the electricity network affecting more than 140,000 homes, farms and businesses. The damage is mainly attributable to fallen trees on overhead lines as a result of the high winds.
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  • Customer information during large-scale electricity interruptions

    by ESB Networks | Mar 31, 2017
    In the event of large-scale electricity interruptions, due to storms or other unforeseen events, which may cause major faults on our network, this page will be updated to provide you with the latest information on outages and restoration times.
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Safety Tip: Fallen Electricity Wires are live and dangerous. Never approach or touch them. Call our emergency service immediately on 1850 372 999 or 999 or 112

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