Bord na Móna to develop renewable energy business park in midlands
Planning permission for the 3,000-hectare peatland site across Meath, Offaly and Westmeath will be lodged in the next two years
Bord na Móna is seeking to convert a sizeable chunk of midlands land into an industrial park and renewable electricity generation site.
The 3,000-hectare peatland site across Meath, Offaly and Westmeath that was formerly used for peat extraction will be used for electricity creation and as a location for high-energy use industrial operations such as data centres and distribution facilities, the company expects.
Planning permission for the park is to be lodged in the next ...