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Dataset: Total ESB Connections - Annual by area 1970 - 2015
Provided by Department of Housing, Local Government, and Heritage
Updated 21 Jan 2021

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The dataset on this page is a cache of the dataset It is a snapshot of the dataset as it appeared on 08 Jul 2021 09:11 GMT. The current dataset could have changed in the meantime. Attribution: Contains Irish Public Sector Data licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) licence.

ESB Connections data series are based on the number of new dwellings connected by ESB Networks to the electricity supply and may not accord precisely with local authority boundaries. These represent the number of homes completed and available, and do not reflect any work-in progress. Direct comparisons cannot be made with 2006, as those figures included some units built in 2005. ESB Networks have indicated that there was a higher backlog in work-in-progress in 2005 than usual ( estimated as being in the region of 5,000 units). This backlog was cleared through the connection of an additional 2,000 houses in Quarter 1 2006 and 3,000 houses in Quarter 2 2006. Due to circumstances beyond the Department's control it has not been possible to obtain a separate set of figures for the first two quarters of 2005. Direct comparisons cannot be made between pre 2009 and post 2010 data onwards. Up to 2010, completions relating to long term voids and demountables were included as new build completion...

Dataset:Total ESB Connections - Annual by area 1970 - 2015
Provider:Department of Housing, Local Government, and Heritage
Licence:License information is derived automatically. Refer to source for license information before using this data.
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Country:United Kingdom

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