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.
Explore, in simple terms, the journey of electricity from a Power Station to our homes and schools.
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Identify how to stay safe with electricity in the local environment.
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Understand the dangers of electricity and how to stay safe while outdoors.
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A letter which accompanies and forms part of a Standard Connection Agreement (SCA) deeming the Agreement to be accepted if the customer continues to use the connection.
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A quotation letter which accompanies and forms part of a Standard Connection Agreement when a new or modified connection to a demand only customer requires a payment of a capital contribution.
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In the case of requests for Assignment, you should submit the Letter of Assignment/ Novation requesting to novate the existing Connection Agreement to a New Legal Entity.
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This letter identifies the risk associated with coming close to live electricity wires. Very serious electrical accidents have taken place involving silage machinery.
Letter to Silage Contractors | Download pdf
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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Special Load Reading data for 2016-2017 providing demand information on transformers and feeders of 110kV and 38kV substations. These records have been redacted removing customer names, MPRN, MIC, billing class and MEC.
Special Load Report 2016-17 |418KB
SLR Main Section |1MB
Abnormal Feeding |32KB
HV Export Customer Stations |44KB
HV Demand Customer Stations |46KB
MV & LV Generators < 25kVA |81KB
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