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.
Meter Signals for Customer Energy Management System | Download pdf 240KB
38kv & 110kV Station Special Load Readings 2018/2019 | Download PDF 4 MB
Special Load Readings (SLR) are a coincident set of measurements of simultaneous load for all distribution substations. The readings are recorded for 4 times annually as follows:
This document provides details of the material required for a 38kV cable installation on the ESB system. It is password protected, if you need access to it please contact email@example.com
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Activity Sheet Junior 1
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Activity Sheet Junior 2
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Activity Sheet Senior 1
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Activity Sheet Senior 2
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The 8th All-island Network Code Stakeholder Forum took place on the 12th August 2020.This Forum provides information on changes to connection standards, European rules for the electricity market and grid operations, emergency procedures and on other areas of European electricity policy.
All-island Network Code Stakeholder Forum Slideshow | 1 MB
Poster - Always Dial Before You Dig. Avoid the dangers of underground electricity cables.
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This application form is for customers who wish to apply to relocate a pole or line.
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