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Notice of a decision on a planning application requiring an Environmental Impact Statement (P14/487)

8 October 2014

Notice regarding S.I. No. 352 of 2010 European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010 in relation to a decision by the Planning Authority on a planning application requiring an EIS

Notice is hereby given pursuant of Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352 of EC (Public Participation) Regulations 2010, Section 34(1A) of the Planning Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning Development Act 2000 (as amended),that planning reference number P14/487 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Statement.

The application by Clare Coastal Wind Power Ltd is for a ten year planning permission for development at a site in the townlands of Carrowmore South, Einagh and Shragh, approximately 2 km south of the village of Doonbeg. The development proposed comprises nine electricity generating wind turbines with a hub height of up to 85 metres and a rotor diameter of up to 82 metres giving an overall height of up to 126 m, hardstandings, a control building, an electrical compound, a permanent meteorological mast, associated site roads, drainage and site works. The planning application is accompanied by an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and a Natura Impact Statement (NIS).

The Planning Authority is informing the public that on the 8th October 2014, Clare County Council decided to refuse permission for four reasons.

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the planning authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50. A person may question the validity of any decision on an appeal by the board by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50.

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may also be viewed on this website on the online planning system by entering the planning reference no. 14487 in the planning file reference field.

Gordon Daly
Senior Planner

Date 8th October 2014

Page last updated: 08/10/14

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