Search

04 Oct 2022

Kildare supermarket plans to erect huge solar panels

Kildare supermarket plans to erect huge solar panels

The Tesco-anchored shopping centre in Monread, Naas

A Kildare supermarket had plans to erect huge solar panels.

Tesco Ireland Ltd has applied to Kildare County Council to be allowed to develop the panels.

The supermarket giant wants to erect nearly 1,500 square metres of photovoltaic panels.

If the request is approved the work will be done at the Monread shopping centre, Naas,  which is operated by Tesco.

The panels, which would exceed the size of three basketball courts, will be erected on the roof of the existing building.

Submissions concerning the plan must be made to KCC by September 25.

A decision on the plan is due around mid-October.

Read more Kildare news

To continue reading this article,
please subscribe and support local journalism!


Subscribing will allow you access to all of our premium content and archived articles.

Subscribe

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.