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#Bord na Móna

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IMPACT warns Bord na Mona merger would give Coillte a 'weak voice'
# Merger
# Merger

IMPACT warns Bord na Mona merger would give Coillte a 'weak voice'

Nov 19th 2013, 12:40 PM 5,662 Views 25 Comments

The agency is set to merge with Bord na Mona instead of its harvesting rights being sold off.

New restrictions prompt calls for water project in Laois to be fast-tracked
# Garryhinch
# Garryhinch

New restrictions prompt calls for water project in Laois to be fast-tracked

Nov 2nd 2013, 7:59 PM 11,431 Views 56 Comments

The Garryhinch Water Project has been long mooted as an alternative and sustainable water supply for the Greater Dublin area.

Bord na Móna wind farm construction launched in Co Tipperary
# Energy
# Energy

Bord na Móna wind farm construction launched in Co Tipperary

Oct 24th 2013, 10:18 PM 9,419 Views 102 Comments

The 40 megawatt farm is to be based at Bruckhana.

Last year's poor peat harvest cost Bord Na Móna over €23m
# Bord Na Móna
# Bord Na Móna

Last year's poor peat harvest cost Bord Na Móna over €23m

Jul 22nd 2013, 7:55 PM 5,223 Views 14 Comments

However the company still managed to make a profit of €9.2 million last year.

Gas from a dump in Kildare to become electricity for 14,000 houses
# Energy
# Energy

Gas from a dump in Kildare to become electricity for 14,000 houses

Apr 26th 2013, 1:23 PM 14,721 Views 50 Comments

Bord na Móna is building a landfill gas power plant at the Drehid facility near Allenwood, with production beginning next year.

James Kavanagh pulls out of 2013 Kildare panel for 'personal reasons'
# Announcement
From The42
# Announcement

James Kavanagh pulls out of 2013 Kildare panel for 'personal reasons'

Jan 3rd 2013, 5:50 PM 2,086 Views 0 Comments

The county are set to begin their 2013 campaign against Carlow IT at the weekend.

Ancient bog body found in Meath
# Bog Body
# Bog Body

Ancient bog body found in Meath

Dec 10th 2012, 4:29 PM 26,859 Views 84 Comments

The body was found by Bord na Móna workers in good condition but without a head.

Bord na Móna worker dies in power station accident
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Bord na Móna worker dies in power station accident

Nov 21st 2012, 7:40 AM 8,107 Views 8 Comments

The incident occurred at Lough Ree Power Station overnight.

Cowen wants commitment from Minister after Bord na Móna job losses
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Cowen wants commitment from Minister after Bord na Móna job losses

Sep 20th 2012, 5:33 PM 5,575 Views 28 Comments

Over 100 seasonal jobs have been lost at Bord na Móna as a result of the poor peat harvest this year, described by the company as the ‘worst year ever’

Industrial disputes in last 3 months total nearly 30 years in workdays
# Industrial Disputes
# Industrial Disputes

Industrial disputes in last 3 months total nearly 30 years in workdays

Aug 15th 2012, 1:44 PM 4,627 Views 8 Comments

Latest figures from the CSO show 7,754 workdays were lost from April to June this year.

Bord na Móna staff to stage two more work stoppages
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Bord na Móna staff to stage two more work stoppages

Jun 11th 2012, 7:28 PM 2,766 Views 30 Comments

The agency has slammed the group of unions for the decision.

Bord na Móna staff to strike over pay proposals
# Bord Na Móna
# Bord Na Móna

Bord na Móna staff to strike over pay proposals

Jun 5th 2012, 8:04 AM 2,116 Views 22 Comments

A majority of staff voted last week to reject a pay deal agreed between trade unions and management.

Bogland handed over to people of Abbeyleix
# Bog Land
# Bog Land

Bogland handed over to people of Abbeyleix

Apr 16th 2012, 1:51 PM 4,183 Views 20 Comments

Locals in Abbeyleix were handed over 400 acres of amenity lands by Bord na Móna this week, with a fifty-year agreement being signed.

Bord na Móna workers to strike on 10 April
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Bord na Móna workers to strike on 10 April

Mar 22nd 2012, 7:58 PM 2,573 Views 19 Comments

About 1,000 staff members will take to the picket line on the day over a pay dispute.

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Mar 5th 2012, 7:55 PM 3,984 Views 4 Comments

All the day’s big stories, plus any bits and pieces you may have missed…

Bord na Móna workers vote for industrial action
# Trade Unions
# Trade Unions

Bord na Móna workers vote for industrial action

Mar 5th 2012, 7:26 PM 2,932 Views 25 Comments

SIPTU expects strike notices to be served on the semi-State body within 10 days.

Bord na Móna workers to vote on industrial action in pay row
# Bord Na Móna
# Bord Na Móna

Bord na Móna workers to vote on industrial action in pay row

Feb 6th 2012, 8:30 PM 3,013 Views 31 Comments

Unions say staff at the semi-State body are due a 3.5 per cent pay increase, but the company has said this would cost jobs.

€6m investment and 91 new jobs for Bord na Móna
# Jobs
# Jobs

€6m investment and 91 new jobs for Bord na Móna

Dec 19th 2011, 3:31 PM 1,898 Views 8 Comments

The jobs will be created as part of a €6 million investment over the next three years, with the support of government through Enterprise Ireland

West Ham's Olympic stadium deal collapses
# War
From The42
# War

West Ham's Olympic stadium deal collapses

Oct 11th 2011, 2:41 PM 84 Views 0 Comments

Following legal challenges from a number of the parties, including Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham local authority have decided to reopen the bidding process.

Government creates NewERA fund to oversee management of semi-states
# State Assets
# State Assets

Government creates NewERA fund to oversee management of semi-states

Sep 29th 2011, 11:47 AM 949 Views 11 Comments

A new fund will be created, under the authority of the NTMA, to oversee the state’s ownership of semi-state companies.

Turf's up as Bord na Móna sees profits rise
# TURF'S UP
# TURF'S UP

Turf's up as Bord na Móna sees profits rise

Jul 19th 2011, 11:50 AM 354 Views 2 Comments

The company has reported a growth in earnings for the fifth year in a row.

Bord na Móna workers end strike
# Bord Na Móna
# Bord Na Móna

Bord na Móna workers end strike

Sep 6th 2010, 4:22 PM 406 Views 0 Comments

Just over half of Bord na Móna strikers back to work
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Just over half of Bord na Móna strikers back to work

Sep 3rd 2010, 2:05 PM 460 Views 0 Comments

Around 20 workers still refusing to go back to Lough Ree power plant.

Bord na Mona talks
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Bord na Mona talks

Aug 26th 2010, 3:10 PM 254 Views 0 Comments

Workers' dispute at ESB station
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Workers' dispute at ESB station

Aug 19th 2010, 1:44 PM 116 Views 0 Comments

It's official: Ireland is turfing out its bogs
# Turf
# Turf

It's official: Ireland is turfing out its bogs

Jul 19th 2010, 5:34 PM 140 Views 0 Comments

Bord na Móna’s turnover and profits are down, but it’s happy to move away from peat.