Up to 430 jobs to go at Bord na Móna as strategy shifts to renewable

Union warns Government is ‘sleepwalking into a crisis which will devastate Midlands’

Bord na Mona is shifting to more renewable forms of energy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Bord na Mona is shifting to more renewable forms of energy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Up to 430 jobs could be lost at Bord na Móna as the company shifts focus to renewable energy and sustainable business.

Minister for Communications Richard Bruton and Minister for Business Heather Humphreys have released a joint statement in which they say Bord na Móna has confirmed it will seek the redundancies on a voluntary basis.

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