Planning sought for east Kerry windfarm

Permission is being sought for a windfarm in east Kerry.

Silverbirch Renewables Limited has applied to Kerry County Council for permission for ten years for the development at Reanasup, Lisheen, Knocknageeha, Reaboy, Barna, Ballynahulla and Tooreengarriv.

The plans includes 14 wind turbines with a rotor diametre of up to 120 metres and blade tip of up to 150 metres, two meteorological masts and two substations.

A decision is due on May 30th.