Security of long term supply of sustainable biomass is critical to our transition away from our traditionally peat based energy and fuels businesses. I believe that building strong supplier relationships coupled with rigorous supply chain management will be key to delivering required volumes and ensuring that the Biomass team continue to make a significant financial contribution to Bord na Móna.
I enjoy the challenge associated with developing a sustainable, economically priced large scale biomass business.
Head of Biomass
Our future requirement for biomass will be in excess of 1.5 million tonnes per annum. Work continues to develop sustainable imports and indigenous supply chains to meet this increasing demand, through:
We believe that our strategy presents a unique and exciting growth opportunity for Bord na Móna to become the leader in the biomass sector in Ireland, while helping achieve Government policy in relation to renewable energy.