Benefits of Lenalea wind farm

35 construction jobs at peak project delivery

150,000 recorded working hours with regional contractors employing significant local workforce

€40 million: joint total capital investment by development partners SSE Renewables and FuturEnergy Ireland

Approximately €150,000 per-annum community benefit fund

Community Benefit 

The Lenalea Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund will operate in accordance with industry best practice. The fund will aim to deliver projects that will bring social, environmental and economic benefits to the area. It is estimated that the fund will be approximately €150,000 per annum but is dependent on the wind farm performance.

A Community Benefit Committee has also been established and will help to shape the funding strategy document for the Lenalea Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund. This strategy will help define the priorities for funding applications.

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