0
Broadband

Virgin powers Irish access network with 100% green energy from Energia

Wednesday 20 January 2021 | 15:58 CET | News
Virgin Media Ireland has announced a partnership with Energia for the supply of fully renewable energy to the entire Virgin access network across Ireland, including nodes, amplifiers and street cabinets. The expected annual consumption is 14 million kWhrs. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Virgin Media / Virgin Media Ireland
Countries: Ireland
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Virgin Media sees Irish broadband usage reach 200 million GB in March

Published 15 Apr 2021 15:33 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Ireland has reported record usage on its broadband network in March, with over 200 million GB data consumed over the ...

Virgin Media Television records TV viewing growth in all key genres in Q1

Published 13 Apr 2021 15:47 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Ireland registered growth in TV viewing across all key genres in Q1 2021, particularly among young viewers....

BT Group signs contract for 100% renewable energy from Total

Published 24 Feb 2021 10:08 CET | United Kingdom
BT Group has signed a  3-year contract with Total Gas & Power for the supply of 100 percent renewable energy from April 2022. ...

Virgin Media named top Business Broadband Provider at InBusiness awards

Published 21 Feb 2021 20:10 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Business has won the award for best Business Broadband Provider at the 2020 InBusiness Recognition Awards in ...

Virgin Media Ireland supports Safer Internet Day 2021

Published 08 Feb 2021 17:10 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Ireland has announced its support for Safer Internet Day (SID) 2021 on 09 February. The company is working with its ...

Virgin connects Debdale homes to ultrafast fibre broadband network

Published 27 Jan 2021 14:56 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has rolled out ultrafast FTTB broadband to 5,000 households in Debdale, Greater Manchester, as part of its Project ...

Virgin Media Ireland sees record broadband usage in December

Published 25 Jan 2021 15:42 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Ireland broadband customers consumed 84 percent more information in December 2020 that pre-Covid in February 2020, ...

Virgin Media launches 5G mobile services on Vodafone UK network

Published 25 Jan 2021 11:56 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has announced the launch of 5G mobile services in the UK, available initially in 100 towns and cities. The 5G ...

Virgin connects 6,800 Accrington homes to ultrafast fibre broadband

Published 22 Jan 2021 11:01 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has connected more than 6,800 homes in Accrington, Lancashire, to ultrafast broadband as part of its Project ...

Virgin Media Ireland sees record broadband usage in November

Published 06 Jan 2021 11:23 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Ireland confirmed record broadband usage in November, with customers downloading more than 160 million GB of data ...

Virgin to refund customers EUR 3 million after ComReg investigation

Published 18 Dec 2020 11:39 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Ireland will refund more than EUR 3 million of 'post cancellation charges' to customers following an investigation ...

BAI launches new sustainability network, roadmap for Irish broadcasters

Published 27 Nov 2020 13:02 CET | Ireland
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has announced the launch of the Broadcasting Sustainability Network and a ...

Echelon Data Centres, SSE Renewables plan joint power sub-station

Published 17 Nov 2020 14:20 CET | Ireland
Irish data centre owner and operator Echelon Data Centres has reached an agreement with green energy company SSE Renewables to ...

Virgin Media Ireland announces new Red Friday deals for customers

Published 12 Nov 2020 15:58 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Ireland has announced new 'Red Friday' promotions for Black Friday, with offers available across TV and broadband ...

Virgin Media Ireland signs 100% renewable energy supply deal

Published 09 Nov 2020 11:53 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Ireland has signed a 100 percent renewable energy supply contract with Naturgy Ireland. ...

Virgin Media offers gigabit broadband across entire island of Ireland

Published 06 Nov 2020 11:10 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media is now offering Gigabit broadband speeds across the entire Island of Ireland, covering around 1.4 million homes....

Virgin Media adds 48,000 broadband customers in Q3

Published 05 Nov 2020 11:15 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has reported revenue of GBP 1.29 billion for Q3 2020, up 0.8 percent on a reported basis and up 0.7 percent on a ...

Virgin Media Ireland sees higher losses in 2019, as sales jump to EUR 378 million

Published 02 Nov 2020 11:17 CET | Ireland
Virgin Media Ireland saw its losses increase in 2019 on higher costs, as revenue jumped from EUR 363 million in 2018 to EUR 378 ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

11 May Small Cells World Summit
12 May Mediaset Q1 2021
12 May Deutsche Telekom Q1 2021
12 May Bredband2 Q1 2021
12 May Telefonica Deutschland Q1 2021
12 May NEC FY results
12 May Syn Q1 results 2021
12 May OTE Q1 2021
12 May Lumentum fiscal Q3
12 May Airtel Africa Q1 2021
13 May Poly fiscal Q4
13 May Inwit Q1 2021
13 May Telefonica Q1 2021
13 May Alibaba Group Q1
13 May BT FY results
13 May DZS investors day
14 May Japan Display FY results
14 May Digi Communications Q1 2021
14 May Sohu.com Q1 2021
14 May Sogou Q1 2021
14 May Telesat Q1
17 May Minim Q1 2021
17 May World Telecommunication and Information Society Day
18 May Iliad Q1 2021
18 May Vodacom FY results
18 May Vodafone FY results
18 May MTS Q1 2021
18 May iQiyi Q1
18 May Baidu Q1 2021
18 May Google I/O
::: More Calendar Items