Bord na Móna workers to be briefed on retraining programme

State body will tender for €1 million bog restoration project which aims to improve bogs’ carbon-storing capacity and restore local biodiversity

2nd February, 2020
Bord na Móna workers to be  briefed on retraining programme
“Bord na Móna’s Peatland Rehabilitation Programme is a central part of the company’s just transition plan.

Bord Na Móna workers will be briefed on a retraining programme in the coming weeks as part of the “just transition” out of peat harvesting. The news comes as the state body confirmed to the Business Post that it would be tendering for a new €1 million bog restoration project from the National Parks and Wildlife Service.

As part of the clean energy transition, the harvesting and burning of peat for...

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