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# windfarm - Thursday 28 November, 2019

ESB to take 50% share in €2 billion wind farm off Scottish coast

The wind farm is expected to be completed by 2023.

# windfarm - Monday 27 May, 2019

Two legal challenges launched against plans for 13-turbine wind farm in Westmeath

The farm will have some of the “highest structures in the country”.

# windfarm - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Irish Wildlife Trust lodges objection to Bord na Móna windfarm in Co Longford

An outcome on the planning application for the 24-turbine windfarm is expected in July.

# windfarm - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Ireland's largest windfarm begins powering 50,000 homes

Ireland's largest windfarm begins powering 50,000 homes

The windfarm is expected to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 100,000 tonnes each year.

# windfarm - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Man killed in accident on Sligo windfarm

The Health and Safety Authority and gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the accident.

# windfarm - Saturday 7 February, 2015

"It's a disaster": Family affected by windfarm's turbine flicker

The family say it makes day-to-day life difficult.

# windfarm - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Column: Giving local communities a financial stake could solve our energy problem

Project developers would do well to take note of cognitive biases such as the magnificently named ‘endowment effect’ – meaning our tendency to overvalue something because we own it, writes Clare Taylor.

# windfarm - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Anti-wind farms protest takes place in Mullingar

A Labour TD said he believed that around 1,500 people attended the event.