ESB Networks PowerCheck application provides access to real-time service interruption information at your fingertips.
By using the PowerCheck app a User will be deemed to have read, understood and accepted the Terms and Conditions which are available within the application.
ESB Networks Ltd. is a separate company within ESB responsible for:
• Connecting customers
• Metering services
• Other customer services associated with the construction, operation and maintenance of the electricity network
As managers of the electricity network, we provide services to all electricity customers in the Republic of Ireland irrespective of their electricity supply company.
We employ over 3,000 staff throughout the country.
As the independent Distribution System Operator (DSO), operating under licence from the Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) in the Republic of Ireland, we are responsible for:
• Constructing all the sub-transmission, medium and low voltage electricity network infrastructure in the country
• Managing the national electricity network infrastructure (which is owned by ESB)
The electricity distribution network includes all distribution stations, overhead electricity lines, poles and underground cables used to bring power to more than 2 million domestic, commercial and industrial customers connected to the electricity network nationwide.
Through our role as the Transmission Asset Owner (TAO), we manage the transmission assets owned by ESB and ensure that its infrastructure is developed and maintained as required by the Transmission System Operator, Eirgrid. The TAO function is an integral part of our organisation.
Our role as the country's Meter Operator means that we are responsible for installing, maintaining and reading all electricity meters for domestic, commercial and industrial customers nationwide.