Coillte windfarm in Co Roscommon granted planning permission

Sketch of proposed wind farm at Slieve Bawn. Copyright Coillte Ireland 2012.

A windfarm development within a Coillte forest plantation at Slieve Bawn, near Strokestown, Co. Roscommon has been granted planning permission by An Bord Pleanála.

Sketch of proposed wind farm at Slieve Bawn. Copyright Coillte Ireland 2012.The planning application was managed by Jennings O’Donovan & Partners, Consulting Engineers, and the ecological assessments for the EIS and Planning Appeal were undertaken by Natura Environmental Consultants. The development includes 20 wind turbines.

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