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Fact File

At FuturEnergy Ireland, we work hard to be good, long-standing neighbours and develop wind farm projects in a responsible and respectful manner so that local communities, as well as Ireland as a whole, can benefit. As a team, we value and respect honest, straightforward engagements.

There is much information in circulation on the important issues associated with wind farms but not all of it can be relied upon with confidence. Here we have compiled answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about wind farms, backed up with scientific studies, independent references and peer-reviewed research.

If you still have questions or would like further information on any of the topics we cover below, please contact us and we will be happy to help.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Why do we need onshore wind farms?

2. How can I be kept up to date on a project?

3. Can you explain the planning application process?

4. Are wind turbines noisy?

5. What is shadow flicker?

6. Do wind farms have health impacts?

7. Will a wind farm nearby impact property value?

8. What is the Community Benefit Fund?

9. Are there opportunities to invest in wind farms?

10. Will this project include recreational amenities?