Public Consultation - Muingnaminnane Landfill

Released: 10 September 2009

Planning and Development Act 2000 / Planning and Development Regulations 2001 / Planning and Development Regulations 2006
Public Consultation 

Public Notice in Compliance with Part XI of the Planning & Development Act 2000 as set down in Part 8 of the Planning and Development Regulations  2001 and Articles 17 to 19 of Planning and Development Regulations 2006

Pursuant to the requirements of the above, Notice is hereby given that Kerry County Council proposes to carry out the development, particulars of which are set out hereunder.

(i) Location/Townland or Postal Address of the Proposed Development: Muingnaminnane, Tralee, Co. Kerry
(ii) Nature and extent of the Proposed Works: Proposed works involve the construction of a 20m x 20m land fill gas utilization facility within the confines of the existing landfill at Muingnaminnane to generate electricity from gas collected at the landfill. The utilization plant would include: One 1MW land fill gas engine, office workshop and store facilities housed in two 20ft containers, electricity transformer, two 3000L bunded lubrication oil storage containers with refuelling tanker slab and associated oil interceptor.
(iii) Plans and Particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection during normal office hours, between the dates specified, at the following location:-
An advisor will be available to explain the plans and particulars by appointment only – contact (066) 7162000 
between dates: 10th September 2009 and 22nd October 2009 at:
-Kerry County Council, Environment Department, Maine Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry and 
-Kerry County Council Landfill, Muingnaminnane, Tralee, Co. Kerry

(iv) Submissions and Observations with respect to the proposed development DEALING WITH PROPER PLANNING AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT in which the development would be situated, may be made IN WRITING:  To:  The Administrative Officer, Environment Department, Kerry County Council, Maine Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry
and must be received on or before:  5.00 p.m.  on 05th November 2009

Gerard O’Brien
Acting SEO
Corporate Affairs

Kerry County Council, Co. Buildings, Rathass, Tralee

Phone: (066) 718 3500     Email:

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