Bord na Móna respects the privacy of all visitors to its websites. This Cookie Policy outlines our policy concerning the use of cookies on www.bordnamonafuels.ie.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to browse this site, you give consent for cookies to be used. We may update our Cookie Policy from time to time to reflect any changes in technology or legislation which may affect the way in which cookies are used by us and how you, as a user, can manage them.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files sent from a website and stored in the user’s web browser while the user is browsing a website.

When users visit the same website again, the browser sends cookies back to the website allowing it to recognise the user and remember things like personalised details or preferences.

More information about cookies and details of how to manage or disable them can be found on www.aboutcookies.org.

Please note that by using our website (www.bordnamonafuels.ie), you accept the terms of our Cookie Policy. You can choose to opt-out of receiving cookies but you may lose some features and/or functionality of www.bordnamonafuels.ie. For more information on how to manage cookies, including opt-out of cookies for this site please visit: www.aboutcookies.org.

Which cookies does Bord na Móna use?

When you use the www.bordnamonafuels.ie website, the following types of cookies can be set on your device:

Performance cookies

These cookies are used to collect statistical information about visitors of the website and the pages they view.

These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information collected is aggregated and used anonymously. We use these cookies to understand what content is popular which helps us to improve our website.

We use Google Analytics to provide this service, which uses four first party cookies. The data collected is not shared with any other party. The cookies used are:

__utmz
__utma
__utmb
__utmc

For more information on how to manage cookies, including opt-out of performance cookies, please visit: www.aboutcookies.org

Functional cookies

These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced and more personal features.

We use WordPress and custom first party cookies. The data collected is not shared with any other party. The cookies used are:

  • SESS*
  • has_js
  • cookie-agreed-en

For more information on how to manage cookies, including opting-out of functional cookies please visit: www.aboutcookies.org

* The cookie name is unique to each visitor. It always starts with SESS followed by a series of alphanumeric characters.

Targeting and tracking cookies

These cookies are used to deliver advertising that is more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign.

They are usually placed by advertising networks with our permission. They remember that you have visited a website; this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers. Often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organisation. Some examples of services that use these types of cookies include Google AdSense or DoubleClick.

If you wish to opt-out of targeting and advertising cookies, please visit www.youronlinechoices.com/ie/your-ad-choices

Other third party cookies

Some cookies that have been set on our websites are not related to Bord na Móna or our partners/parent company. When you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube or Facebook, these service providers may set their own cookies on your web browser.

We do not control the use of these cookies and cannot access them due to the way that cookies work, as cookies can only be accessed by the party who originally set them. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.