SSE Renewables is to submit the first ever planning application for the onshore grid infrastructure needed to connect an expanded Arklow Bank wind farm to the national grid. The move represents a significant milestone in the rollout of offshore wind in Ireland. The application will be made in coming weeks to An Bord Pleanála. SSE Renewables will seek to develop the onshore grid infrastructure necessary to connect the 520MW phase 2 of Arklow Bank Wind Park in the Irish Sea.
Irish Times 21st April 2021 read more »