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Castlebanny Wind Farm
This project has been submitted to An Bord Pleanála. A Request for Further Information (RFI) from An Bord Pleanála has also been submitted.
A full copy of the Planning Application, accompanying Environmental Impact Assessment Report and additional RFI documentation can be found at castlebannyplanning.ie.
FuturEnergy Ireland is a new joint venture company owned on a 50:50 basis by Coillte and ESB. This collaboration combines the nation’s strongest assets in onshore renewable energy development. This project is now part of the FuturEnergy Ireland portfolio. Please be assured that the project team remains the same, and so does our commitment to you.
Our Community Liaison Officer remains your point of contact and we would encourage you to email or call him for any query relating to the project.
FuturEnergy Ireland and ART Generation are exploring the potential development of a renewable energy project at Castlebanny.
The area which is being studied for suitability as a potential wind farm site is located near Mullinavat, Co Kilkenny.
Estimated Project Development Time
Bird Studies begin
Environmental Impact Assessment baseline studies begin.
Noise Monitoring begins
Community and Engagement process begins
Site investigations commence
Layout developed for Environmental Assessment and Community Engagement
Planning Application submitted to An Bord Pleanála on 28th January 2021.
Request for Further Information (RFI) received from An Bord Pleanála.
Request for Further Information (RFI) submitted to An Bord Pleanála.
The mission of FuturEnergy Ireland is to build projects that are bring local, regional and national benefits.
Our business is sustainability.