Turbines in the clouds

Coole Wind Farm SID Application

Coole Wind Farm Limited is applying for planning permission for a development consisting of up to 15 Wind Turbines, a grid connection, an onsite substation, a borrow pit, junction accommodation works, upgrade works to Mullingar substation and associated site development works. The proposed Wind Farm is located North of the village of Coole, Co. Westmeath.

Following consultations pursuant to Section 182E of the Planning & Development Act 2000 (as amended), An Bord Pleanála determined that the proposed development is Strategic Infrastructure Development within the meaning of Section 182A of the Act which necessitates a planning application being made directly to An Bord Pleanála.

It is a requirement of the Board that the applicant creates a specific website to include all of the application documentation.