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Northern Ireland secretary Karen Bradley is being urged by Prospect union to protect jobs in the electricity sector following power sharing talks collapsing.

At a briefing of trade unions yesterday, NIE Networks announced they were entering in to a 30-day consultation on redundancies, proposing the workforce is reduced by 90 roles in 2018.

36% of Northern Ireland’s electrical generating capacity under threat