Plans advance for major €3bn wind farm off the Dublin/Wicklow coastline. Developer backed by French and Spanish energy giants has applied to the Department of Housing seeking a foreshore licence for the Cailleach site. An international energy group is planning a wind farm project off Bray Head to create what could be one of the country’s largest electricity generating facilities involving a potential investment of around €3bn. Ocean Winds, a joint venture owned by energy giants EDPR and ENGIE, has applied for a foreshore licence to develop an offshore wind farm in Co Wicklow.
Irish Independent 11th April 2021 read more »