Former Kildare landfill site could be home to a new solar farm

Proposal for KTK landfill at Brownstown, Kilcullen

Niamh O'Donoghue

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Former Kildare landfill site could be home to a new solar farm

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Plans to use a former Kildare landfill site for a new solar farm development are due to be lodged with Kildare County Council in the coming weeks.

Starrus LFG Ltd intends to apply for planning permission at the KTK landfill at Brownstown, Kilcullen. The three mega watt farm, if approved, would consist or an array of ground mounted solar panels, ESB sub station, cabling and other services. 

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