Fresh Concerns Raised About Ennis Data Centre As Bord Pleanala Process Continues

Fresh concerns are being raised about the establishment of a data centre facility in Ennis.

Clare County Council granted the project the green light back in August, though a number of objections mean An Bord Pleanala will make an ultimate decision on its fate in early January.

A climate impact assessment on the works has been included by the project’s developers following concerns raised by objectors, as well the suggestion of a corporate power purchase agreement to offset energy.



Bridget Ginnity of the Ennis branch of the Clare Green Party doesn’t believe it goes far enough.

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