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All the latest news from Gas Networks Ireland

Hydrogen development must be ramped up in line with EU policy

One of the country’s leading hydrogen experts says now is the time to realise the wide-ranging benefits offered by the versatile carbon free gas.

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June gas demand statement

Gas demand in June increased by 11% when compared to June 2021; with significant increases in the retail (+95%), air travel (+57%), leisure/sport arenas (+47%) and manufacturing (+31%) sectors.

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Half year gas demand statement – for the first six months of 2022

Total gas demand for the first half of 2022 was down slightly on the same period last year (-1%), but the first six months of 2022 saw an 8% increase on the last six months of 2021.

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Scoil Chaitríona Cailíní takes part in Junior Achievement Ireland’s ‘Energize’ Programme in partnership with Gas Networks Ireland

Gas Networks Ireland has partnered with Junior Achievement to deliver a brand-new sustainability module, as part of its Energize programme to students from Scoil Chaitríona Cailíní in Coolock, Dublin.

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€30m investment into renewable gas project

Gas Networks Ireland is expected to begin construction of Ireland’s first large-scale renewable gas injection facility next summer.

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It’s Time to Count! Gas Networks Ireland partners with local Cork school for numeracy support programme

Third class pupils at Scoil Aiséirí Chríost in Farranree played games and had fun while improving their maths skills through an eight-week programme of specially designed numeracy.

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No disruption to gas supply forecast for summer months

Gas Networks Ireland does not envisage any disruption to gas supply during the summer months according to the network operator’s 2022 Summer Outlook.

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April Gas Demand Statement

The critical role of gas in Ireland’s energy mix came to the fore again in April, reliably generating more than half the country’s electricity as the contribution from wind generation dropped to approximately one third.

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Gas Networks Ireland employees join An Taisce’s National Spring Clean in Portlaoise

Gas Networks Ireland employees joined An Taisce’s nationwide anti-litter campaign to mark National Spring Clean month which took place throughout April.

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March Gas Demand Statement

After a very stormy February with a new monthly record for wind energy, a calmer March saw gas demand increase 15% month-on-month.

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