ESB to develop three wave energy projects

The ESB has plans to develop three wave energy sites off the Irish coast, including one at Broad have n Bay, in Co Mayo, where the Shell gas pipeline has caused controversy.

23rd January, 2010

The ESB has plans to develop three wave energy sites off the Irish coast, including one at Broad have n Bay, in Co Mayo, where the Shell gas pipeline has caused controversy.

The electricity firm has applied for foreshore licences to investigate the potential for wave energy in Broadhaven Bay and Blacksod Bay in Co Mayo and Ballinskelligs Bay in Co Kerry.

A spokeswoman for ESB said that the applications were the first step that...

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