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# wind-farms - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to uncovering housing and local information
# Info Hub
# Info Hub

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to uncovering housing and local information

Dec 30th 2020, 11:30 AM 7,615 Views 0 Comments

Our community-driven platform Noteworthy helps you find out if you are in an area prone to floods, landslides, high radon and more.

# wind-farms - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Forestry group Coillte is looking to sell a chunk of its wind energy business
# Wind Farms
# Wind Farms

Forestry group Coillte is looking to sell a chunk of its wind energy business

Apr 5th 2018, 2:04 PM 305 Views 0 Comments

The semi-state previously announced plans to boost its renewable energy projects.

# wind-farms - Thursday 9 April, 2015

The Death of Rural Ireland (& dozens of mourning protesters) stage a dramatic Dublin protest
# In Photos
# In Photos

The Death of Rural Ireland (& dozens of mourning protesters) stage a dramatic Dublin protest

Apr 9th 2015, 2:21 PM 10,813 Views 40 Comments

Things got a little funereal on Marlborough Street this morning.

# wind-farms - Thursday 30 October, 2014

ESB wants its government owners to axe wind and solar power support
# Power Play
# Power Play

ESB wants its government owners to axe wind and solar power support

Oct 30th 2014, 4:08 PM 13,879 Views 68 Comments

Targets and backing for the renewable-energy sources should end after 2020, the state supplier says.

# wind-farms - Thursday 31 July, 2014

ESB power stations cut CO2 emissions by 1.5 million tonnes last year
# Getting Greener
# Getting Greener

ESB power stations cut CO2 emissions by 1.5 million tonnes last year

Jul 31st 2014, 4:09 PM 5,282 Views 25 Comments

Despite the good figures, Eamon Ryan is worried about a “lack of political will” on renewable energy.

# wind-farms - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Laois group raises €40k for wind farm resistance
# Wind Farms
# Wind Farms

Laois group raises €40k for wind farm resistance

Jul 15th 2014, 6:30 AM 7,741 Views 39 Comments

People Over Wind want to launch a legal challenge to An Bord Pleanála’s granting of planning permission for the Cullenagh Wind Farm project.

# wind-farms - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Global Wind Day: Wind meeting 2% more electricty demand than last year
# Turbines
# Turbines

Global Wind Day: Wind meeting 2% more electricty demand than last year

Jun 15th 2014, 1:14 PM 6,336 Views 77 Comments

Members of the public have been granted access to a number of wind farms to mark the day.

# wind-farms - Sunday 18 May, 2014

What matters to the voters of Longford-Westmeath?
# On The Ground
# On The Ground

What matters to the voters of Longford-Westmeath?

May 18th 2014, 11:00 AM 9,226 Views 36 Comments

These constituents will not only be choosing politicians to represent them in the council and the European Parliament but also a new TD to speak for them in the Dáil.

# wind-farms - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

'Incensed' anti-pylon groups take their protest to Leinster House
# Wind Energy
# Wind Energy

'Incensed' anti-pylon groups take their protest to Leinster House

Apr 15th 2014, 6:30 AM 11,099 Views 164 Comments

Wind Aware Ireland said that the Government’s wind energy policy is a “completely ineffective way of reducing C02″.

# wind-farms - Thursday 10 April, 2014

New website holds microscope to "industry-driven" wind energy production in Ireland
# Wind Aware
# Wind Aware

New website holds microscope to "industry-driven" wind energy production in Ireland

Apr 10th 2014, 7:15 AM 6,674 Views 113 Comments

Wind Area Ireland is a launching a site today that it hopes will become a resource for communities, journalists, and policy-makers.

# wind-farms - Sunday 23 February, 2014

These five graphs dig into the figures behind wind energy in Ireland
# Turbines
# Turbines

These five graphs dig into the figures behind wind energy in Ireland

Feb 23rd 2014, 8:45 AM 28,503 Views 276 Comments

Figures show that wind power generation did not meet forecast electricity generator 58 per cent of the time over the past five years.

# wind-farms - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Column: Ireland's rural community is being ignored over wind energy concerns
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Ireland's rural community is being ignored over wind energy concerns

Jan 7th 2014, 1:00 PM 295 Views 109 Comments

Ireland’s rural citizens are victims of abusive domestic planning and an externally-driven energy policy from Europe, writes Declan Doyle.