Notice of supply of RFI published in the Clare ChampionLearn more
Carrownagowan Wind Farm
This project has been submitted to An Bord Pleanála.
A Request for Further Information (RFI) from An Bord Pleanála has now been submitted.
A full copy of the Planning Application, accompanying Environmental Impact Assessment Report and additional RFI documentation can be found at www.carrownagowanplanning.ie
Online virtual tour
The online virtual tour can be accessed at the following link here.
A note on the developer
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. Carrownagowan is now part of the FuturEnergy Ireland portfolio. Please be assured that the project team remains the same, and so does our commitment to the local community.
The area which is being studied for suitability as a potential wind farm site is located on the northern slopes of Slieve Bernagh in East Co. Clare. The site lies centrally between the towns and villages of Bodyke, Tuamgreaney, Broadford and Kilaloe.
Estimated Project Development Time
Commencement of Community and Stakeholder Engagement process.
Environmental Impact Assessment baseline studies begin.
Potential grid connection route selection process begins.
Mapping of buildable area commences.
Preliminary design phase begins.
Environmental Impact Assessment studies are ongoing
First draft turbine layout begins
Design and layout of the proposed wind farm ongoing.
Third draft turbine layout begins
Appropriate Assessment screening
Lodge Planning Application
Request for Further Information (RFI) received from An Bord Pleanála
Request for Further Information (RFI) submitted to An Bord Pleanála
Notice of RFI submission published in the Irish IndependentLearn more
Letter regarding RFI sent to prescribed bodiesLearn more
RFI submission advertised on site and in local pressLearn more
An update on the developersLearn more
Update on RESS Community Benefit GuidelinesLearn more
Virtual meeting with local community 2km zone prior to planning submissionLearn more
Main Constraints MapLearn more
Project brochure distributedLearn more
Project update videoLearn more
Newsletter 3 distributedLearn more
Project update: photomontagesLearn more
Engagement updateLearn more
Newsletter 1 distributedLearn more
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