Workers at Drax power station hold strike ballot over redundancies

WORKERS at Drax power station in north Yorkshire have begun balloting on a call for strike action against redundancies.

Unite, which represents 600 workers there, said that 230 of them face compulsory redundancy.

Energy-generation company Drax has converted two of the station’s generators from coal to other fuels and is in the process of converting the third.

Unite regional officer Shane Sweeting said: “The management has continually failed to live up to the terms of...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-08-15 14:47
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