Bad news for Irish Energy Customers.
Electric Ireland (formerly ESB customer supply) residential electricity prices will increase by 5.9% from today (1st October 2012). This will result in an average increase of over €63 per year on the average residential electricity bill. Electric Ireland residential gas prices will also be increasing in line with the Bord Gais Energy gas price increase of 8.50% announced on 4th September 2012.
Bord Gais Energy natural gas prices increase by 8.5% today (1st October 2012) with electricity price increases for the average residential customer of 4.8% effective from 15th October 2012.
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