- Jul 16, 2009
The power station at Shannonbridge and Lanesbro are to be closed, no compulsory redundancies though. They failed to get permission for converting to biomass but they can appeal this decision. If I recall correctly there was an idea to convert these to rubbish incinerators, surely this would be a better use of them rather than dismantling them as they plan?
ESB has announced that it is to close its two peat-fired electricity generation plants in the Midlands at the end of next year. The move has implications for up to 1,000 Bord na Móna workers.