Baby, 1986

Commercial depicting a father waking to feed his baby. Footage highlights how electricity enhances quality of life.


Going Back, 1988

Commercial depicting a son returning home. Highlights how electricity enhances the quality of life.


Dance, 1986

Commercial depicting a girl preparing to go to a dance, highlighting how electricity and electrical appliances enhance quality of life.


Partners in Power, 1982

Documentary highlighting the ESB’s overseas consultancy operations and the development of the electricity industry abroad.


Night Storage Heaters, 1982

ESB television commercial regarding night rate heating and advertising the new ultra slim storage heaters.


Electricity is Different, 1983

ESB promotional film depicting the various uses of electricity, its value for money and the benefits it brings to human lives.


Rural memories: Jerry Corbett, Cork

Jerry Corbett joined ESB at the age of 13 in 1932, meaning that he had 52 years of service at the time of his retirement in 1983 – one of the longest serving employees in ESB history. Shortly after the launch of our new website, Jerry’s son Tony got in touch to generously share some of his… Continue Reading