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.
This document lists the line impedance data for 38 Kilovolt.
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This document lists the line impedance data for Medium Voltage.
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This document contains statistical information on all Energised Non-Wind Farm generators to the distribution system and is updated every quarter.
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The customer connection method sub-group meetings are the primary connection method discussion vehicle for customers, this document is a revised schedule for these meetings.
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The ruleset set out in this document (this ruleset) is annexed to the CRU's decision on the Enduring Connection Policy - Stage 2 (ECP-2 decision) and should be read in conjunction with this decision.
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This ruleset applies to existing and New Applicants for connection to either the transmission or distribution systems, with the exceptions listed below:
This ruleset does not apply to:
• Demand connections
• New interconnector connections
• Offshore connections
This ruleset applies to Existing Applicants to the extent set out in Section 2.1.
This correspondence sets out the deadlines within which connection method suggestions have to be submitted to the System Operators (SO's) to ensure that they can be included in connection method studies.
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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 document contains statistical information on all Contracted Non-Wind Farm generators to the distribution system and is updated every quarter.
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This documents presents Guidelines for costs and applicability of EGIP (Embedded Generation Interface Protection).
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This document outlines the procedure you need to take if you have a complaint about your Connection Offer or other aspects of your Generation connection to the Distribution System.
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