We are ESB Networks. We ensure that electricity gets to the homes and businesses of our 2.3 million electricity customers, safely and efficiently. We have invested over €6bn in the electricity network over the last 10 years to ensure that it is reliable and enables communities and businesses in Ireland to grow and develop..
We provide a wide range of services to our customers, all of whom need to be registered with an electricity supplier. Each year we carry out over 9 million meter readings and provide these to your supplier in order to ensure you receive correct billing. We also deliver a range of technical services such as restoring supply when network faults occur, for example due to storms. Other services, some of which are chargeable, include undertaking line alterations at the customer’s request and carrying out service alterations requested via suppliers.
Your safety is our priority. Electricity is a powerful energy source but it can be dangerous. Always follow our safety guidelines. To ensure you stay safe, stay clear of overhead, underground and fallen electricity wires, always look out for electricity wires when you are outside . ‘Stay safe, stay clear’. For emergencies call 1850 372 999.
Acting responsibly in all aspects of our business is one of our key priorities.
Modification No. 34d - Define Generator Operating Modes
Effective Date 01/04/2016
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CER Approval Letter
Connection requirements for new demand customers who want to participate in demand response services. This document includes the detailed requirements currently being developed and transferred into our existing Distribution Code. They will only apply to new customers whose plant is procured from September 2018 onwards.
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This document explains the Distribution Use of System (DuoS) and Meter Configuration (MCC) codes that appear in ESB Networks' Connection Agreements.
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This document outlines the steps by which an application is processed which is not the normal GPA, it also includes factors that make an eligible non GPA application.
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This Report outlines the activities undertaken by ESB Networks DAC in relation to the implementation of the Compliance Programme during 2009.
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This Report outlines the activities undertaken by ESB Networks DAC in relation to the implementation of the Compliance Programme during 2010.
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This document lists the conditions with which ESB Networks must comply in order to discharge its functions as Distribution System Owner (DAO).
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This PDF gives a high level review of existing network capacity for connecting large demand.
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Distribution Code defines the technical aspects of the working relationships between the DSO and all other users of the Distribution System. It aims to ensure an efficient, co-ordinated and economical system for electricity distribution. The Distribution Code was first approved by the Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) in March 2000. Any modifications or updates to this code must be approved by this Commission. More detail is available in the Distribution Code Review Panel Constitution and Rules.
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