Community Benefits

Community Benefits

Community Benefits

Benefits arising from the construction and operation of the proposed Oweninny Wind Farm Phase 3 project will include:

  • A Community Benefit Fund
  • Supporting up to 100 jobs at peak construction
  • Substantial rates paid to the relevant Local Authority.
  • Supporting 3-5 long term, high quality technical jobs in operations and maintenance
  • Upgrading of the road infrastructure in the vicinity of the wind farm (as required)
  • Payment of taxes from the project, and dividends from Bord na Móna to the State
  • Indirect employment created through the sub-supply of a wide range of products and services



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