Permission granted for battery storage facility in east Kerry

Planning permission has been granted, subject to conditions, for a battery storage compound in east Kerry.

Redfaze Limited applied to Kerry County Council for permission to build the compound including a new palisade fencing at Ballynahulla, Ballydesmond.

The facility will be used to store up to 40 battery units, transformers and associated equipment.

A Natura Impact Statement accompanied the application.