• Clare O'Beara

Dublin Array Windfarm

Updated: Apr 27

Progressive Power or a danger to birds?

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In Brief:

The proposed offshore Dublin Array windfarm, a billion euro project, would generate clean power for the capital – what could be greener? Naturalists are concerned, however, about the potential for bird deaths as migrating birds flock to winter in Dublin, Wicklow and Wexford. I attended the recent public display and consultation, held virtually.

Original video included with interview content from author Ryan Mizzen.

· The case for wind energy

· VR display and public consultation

· Impact on birdlife

· Public survey

· My feedback to Dublin Array

· Protected areas for nature

· Technical issues

· Opinions matter

Quick look:

Podcast version below.

Protected Areas for nature
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