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The company which hopes to build two solar farms in Kerry says the landscape will not be adversely affected.

Solar Farm from PixabayTerra Solar, a renewable energy company, hopes to receive planning permission for sites located near Listowel and Killarney.

André Fernon of Terra Solar says the farms in Trienearagh, Listowel and Madam’s Hill, Killarney will be integrated into the landscape.

Mr Fernon added, while there have been tariffs included in energy bills in recent years, he believes the costs will fall in time due to the efficiency of solar energy.