The full Planning Application and Environmental Impact Assessment Report as submitted to An Bord Pleanala can be foundĀ here.


A virtual online presentation has been prepared for the proposed Castlebanny Wind Farm project. To view this please click here.

Project Details

Coillte 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

Oct 2016

Bird Studies begin

Jun 2019

Environmental Impact Assessment baseline studies begin.

Sep 2019

Noise Monitoring begins

Nov 2019

Community and Engagement process begins

Mar 2020

Site investigations commence

May 2020

Layout developed for Environmental Assessment and Community Engagement

Jan 2021

Planning Application submitted to An Bord Pleanala on 28th January 2021.

Latest News

12 Aug 20

Castlebanny Wind Farm Brochure

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19 Dec 19

Castlebanny Winter Newsletter 2019

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The mission of Coillte Renewable Energy is to build projects that are good for local Communities, Coillte and Ireland.


Our business is sustainability.