Energia announce funding for community projects near Meenadreen windfarm


Energia have announced €22,000 in funding for community-based projects in South Donegal.

The funding, run by the Community Fund Ireland comes in collaboration with Energia's Meenadreen windfarm development, which is located bewteen Donegal Town and Glenties and will be the largest in Ireland when completed.

Projects recently funded include the installation of a monitored CCTV system for community facility protection, provision towards the installation of a high efficient heating boiler and an upgrade of stage and hall lighting to energy efficent LED lighting.

Any interested community-based projects within 7.5km of the Meenadreen wind farm can apply until Friday 23rd September.