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Castlebanny Wind Farm
The full Planning Application and Environmental Impact Assessment Report as submitted to An Bord Pleanala can be found here.
A virtual online presentation has been prepared for the proposed Castlebanny Wind Farm project. To view this please click here.
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.
For the duration of the Covid-19 pandemic and varying levels of government restrictions, community engagement practices will be curtailed on all project sites whenever necessary. As we continue our work in accordance with Government guidelines, our commitment to keeping you up-to-date is as important as ever. 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 Pleanala on 28th January 2021.
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