Wed, 01 Jul, 2020
Wed, 27 May, 2020
“As you can imagine there’s a lot of frustration,” climate action minister Richard Bruton told journalists at the Lanesborough power plant in Co Longford, due to close next year, after a meeting with workers this afternoon.
Mon, 11 Nov, 2019
Climate Action Minister Richard Bruton is travelling to the Midlands today along with Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe, Heritage Minister Josepha Madigan and Minister of State for the OPW, Kevin Boxer Moran.
Mon, 11 Nov, 2019
An impasse between the ESB and the Environmental Protection Agency that has led to the suspension of operations at a power plant in Longford could lead to industrial action by Bord na Móna employees, unions are warning.
Thu, 11 Jul, 2019
When Health Minister Simon Harris recently signed legislation to allow for the operation of the Medical Cannabis Access Programme on a five-year pilot basis, he opened the door wider for an emerging sector which has significant potential to create jobs and a new revenue stream for the Government’s coffers.
Sun, 07 Jul, 2019
An inquest into the death of a former Bord na Mona employee, who died from an asbestos-related cancer, heard claims today the deceased was exposed to asbestos while working at one of the company’s briquette factories over 50 years ago.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
Greencoat Renewables — the power-generating firm whose shares are listed in Dublin and London — has paid up to €281m to buy out most of the stakes held by Coillte in four wind farms, as the firm expands in Ireland by spending some of the proceeds it raised from the market.
Wed, 12 Sep, 2018
Every €1 that a business spends on improving its procurement practices delivers €10 back, according to Ingrid De Doncker, CEO of iDDea, a specialist procurement advice and training company based in Bandon, Co Cork.
Fri, 19 May, 2017
Wed, 17 May, 2017
Mon, 01 May, 2017