Communications

Communications

All of our correspondence and communications with the local communities around the Derryadd Wind Farm area are available to view. The material we distribute to those in the locality and any queries or complaints we receive are recorded.

Queries

The table below outlines the main topics of queries received in relation to the proposed Derryadd Wind Farm since January 2017. This table will be updated on a quarterly basis. Since January 2017, there have been circa. 89 queries in relation to the proposed development.

2017

Month Topic Number of queries
February 2017 Community Involvement Fund 1
March 2017 Noise including monitoring locations and data 4
Amenity plan 4
Community Involvement Fund 3
Community Engagement Forum 3
Access points 2
April 2017 Noise including monitoring locations and data 2
Shadow Flicker
May 2017 Community Engagement Forum 1
Noise 1
Visual Impact 1
Planning Timeline 1
Community Gain Scheme 1
Commerical Viability 1
Solar Energy 1
Ecology 1
June 2017 Community Gain Scheme 1
Public Meeting 1
Noise 1
Community Engagement Forum 1
Scoping Report 1
Environmental Assessment 1
Flooding 1
Setback Distance 1
Solar Energy 1
July 2017 Noise 3
August 2017 Noise 3
Community benefits 2
Community Engagement Forum 1
September 2017 Layout of wind farm 1
Community Engagement Forum 2
Property Valuation 1
October 2017 Property Valuation 2
Noise 1
December 2017 County Development Plan 1

2018

Month Topic Number of Queries
January 2018 Community Benefits 1
Public Meeting 1
February 2018 Property Valuation 1
March 2018 Stakeholder Engagement 1
Health and Safety 2
Revised Layout 6
Noise 1
Community Benefits 4
Development Contribution 2
Photomontages 2
April 2018 Property Valuation 2
May 2018 Noise 1
Layout of wind farm 1
June 2018 Planning Timeline 1
Community Benefits 1
Property Valuation 2
July 2018 Property Valuation 1
Health 1
Noise 1
Stakeholder Engagement 1
August 2018 Planning Timeline 3

Complaints

The table below outlines the main topics of complaints received in relation to the proposed Derryadd Wind Farm since January 2017. This table will be updated on a quarterly basis.

Month Topic Number of complaints
April Community Engagement Forum meetings 1

Correspondence

The table below contains a list of information material issued to residents and members of the Derryadd Community Engagement Forum since January 2017. This table will be updated as and when communication is distributed.

Date Issued to Communication distributed Copy of material distributed
2/3/2017 Derryadd Engagement Forum members The following chapters were distributed from the proposed Cloncreen Wind Farm EIS: Chapter 4, Contents pages, Non – technical summary EIS – Table of Contents

EIS Chapter 1 – Introduction

EIS – Chapter 4 – Human Beings
20/3/2017 Derryadd Engagement Forum members Copy of 2 livestock studies BHS Wind Turbines Guidance for Planners

Vindall 2012 The Impacts
28/3/2017 Derryadd Engagement Forum members Layout map including road network and proposed substation location Accompanying Letter and Map
28/3/2017 Derryadd Engagement Forum members Copy of Cloncreen Wind FARM EIS Chapter 10 - Noise EIS Chapter 10 – Noise and Vibration
3/4/2017 Residents within 2km of the proposed wind farm Layout map including road network and proposed substation location Accompanying Letter and Map as above
6/4/2017 Ballymahon ED Councillors Layout map including road network and proposed substation location Accompanying Letter and Map as above
02/08/2017 All residents within 2km of turbine Summer 2017 Newsletter See Projects Update section
26/07/2017 Forum Update on preferred draft approach Accompanying Preferred Draft Approach and Bord na Móna note on Draft Guidelines
19/05/2017 Residents within 2km of site Information on Public clinic Accompanying Invite Letter
26/10/2017 Residents within 2km and local community groups Update on Planning Submission Accompanying Planning Submission Update
27/02/2018 Residents within 2km and local community groups Publication of revised layout Accompanying Letter and Map
27/02/2018 Longford County Counicllors Publication of revised layout Revised Layout