PRODUCTION AND SALES STATISTICS

PRODUCTION 2008/09
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2007/08
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2006/07
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2005/06
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2004/05
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Milled peat - tonnes 2,910 2,536 3,668 3,941 4,164
Horticulture - cubic metres 1,701 1,889 1,803 1,701 1,822
Briquettes - tonnes 217 209 231 230 209
           
SALES          
           
Milled Peat          
To power stations - tonnes 3,054 2,412 2,406 2,780 1,981
To Bord na Móna factories - tonnes 882 904 944 909 878
           
Total 3,936 3,316 3,350 3,689 2,859
Horticulture - cubic metres 1,724 1,922 1,800 1,786 1,818
Briquettes - tonnes 245 217 216 233 225
           
VALUE OF SALES1 €’000 €’000 €’000 €’000 €’000
           
Milled peat to power stations 94,746 75,934 70,950 74,648 50,363
Electricity 56,636 56,590 19,921 0 0
Horticulture 47,567 56,062 53,220 51,324 54,030
Briquettes 42,894 36,714 34,217 35,324 32,018
Coal 65,832 46,985 46,389 46,278 40,233
Convenience fuel products 10,577 9,189 8,229 7,198 5,893
Oil 40,443 34,504 35,022 40,135 31,440
Resource recovery 51,976 42,067 0 0 0
Environmental products 18,809 29,218 33,416 27,462 32,363
Exports included above 49,797 55,259 52,487 50,656 52,032

 

1 Before elimination of inter-company sales