No plans for gasification plant at Muingnaminnane

kerry county council headKerry County Council has no plan at present for a gasification plant at the closed north Kerry landfill despite local residents concerns. The landfill at Muingnaminnane which closed in 2014 is costing over 1 million per year to maintain and was the subject of an evaluation process for possible development in the past few months. Local resident Joe Harrington says the the people of the area must be consulted whatever plans are considered. [audio_playersrc=””] In a statement Kerry County Council said due to ongoing costs at the site they undertook a market sounding and have examined some proposals however it currently has no plans for a gasification plant at the site.