In recent times, Bord na Móna has gone through radical change, announcing the new “Brown to Green” strategy, moving away from peat, and focusing on renewable energy, recycling, and peatland rehabilitation operations. A key objective of this strategy involves using the land to continue to underpin Ireland’s energy independence by developing green, sustainable energy sources to assist with Ireland’s commitment to achieve 70% renewable electricity by 2030.
In line with this strategy, Bord na Móna is proposing to develop a wind farm on Lemanaghan Bog, located in north west Offaly. Lemanaghan bog is adjacent to the communities of Ballycumber, Ferbane and Pollagh.
The proposed development will be known as Lemanaghan Wind Farm.
We intend to develop the proposed wind farm on Lemanaghan Bog in County Offaly.
Bord na Móna has selected a study area for the proposed Lemanaghan Wind Farm
We are committed to keeping the local community informed about the project with regular updates, information about public events and newsletters.
Queries and FAQs
We understand that you will have questions about the wind farm and have compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions.