Should more wind farms be built in Ireland?
Currently, Ireland has 199 wind farms, which produce around 18% of the country’s electricity. Ireland has signed up to a target of generating 40% of our electricity from renewable sources by 2020.
Yes, we need more wind farms
No, there are enough wind farms already
No, there are too many wind farms
None of the above
"Any expansion of onshore windfarms can only be considered if the Aarhaus convention is fully respected, sufficient setback distances are met, residential amenity is protected,and a comprehensive cost benefit analysis has been conducted. In general terms, we support off-shore windfarms"