Objections lodged to Laghey windfarm plans

first_imgNews Objections lodged to Laghey windfarm plans Facebook 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Pinterest By News Highland – June 17, 2013 Twitter Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Twitter Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences releasedcenter_img Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota Facebook Objections to the construction of a 11 turbine windfarm outside Donegal Town have been lodged with An Bord Pleanala.In November of 2012 the council granted a ten year planning development for an 11 turbine wind farm development that covers three townlands in Laghey.The turbines are 74 metres in height with a rotor diameter of 93 metres. The plans also include the construction of an electrical compound and substation.A Kevin Derring and Peter Crossan had objected to the council decision arguing that the windfarm would intrude on the scenic beauty of the area damaging tourism potential.The same two men have no raised their objections with An Bord Pleanala – a decision on if the windfarm can go ahead or not will be made before October of this year. Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Google+ Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Google+ WhatsApp WhatsApp Previous article26-year-old arrested in Strabane released unconditionallyNext articleUpdate – Man who admits Eugene Maloney’s manslaughter to be sentenced in two weeks time News Highland last_img read more