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An Taisce Appeal Slieve Callan Wind Farm Approval
An Taisce have made an appeal to An Bord Pleanála against the decision of Clare County Council to grant permission to Brookfield Renewable Ireland Ltd to construction of a wind farm comprising 11 turbines on Slieve Callan in Co. Clare. The potential impact on Hen Harriers is the main grounds of our appeal.
The Hen Harrier is a species identified for protection under Annex I of the Birds Directive. The application site is not located within an SPA, however, under Article 4 of the... Read full article.