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Turlough Hill 50th Anniversary

We recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of our Turlough Hill generation station in Co Wicklow, Ireland’s only pumped storage power station. 

Thanks to all who joined in our celebratory events with this video capturing the great community day hosted on May 11. 


Heritage Week

As part of our support of National Heritage Week (17th-25th August), we will welcome visitors to our Turlough Hill station. Booking details will be released in July. 

History of Turlough Hill

Learn all about the history of our Turlough Hill station including stories from workers, how electricity is generated and archive footage.

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Children's Energy Detective Worksheet

To mark the 50th anniversary of our Turlough Hill generation station, we have created a fun and educational worksheet featuring details of the site's workings and biodivesity profile.

ESB Turlough Hill Worksheet