Pressence of Wind farm Sites in Irish Waters

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This Illustrates the existence or planned presence of marine renewable energy sites (wind farm authorisations) in Irish waters, as catalogued and displayed by 4C Offshore and DP Energy.

The features were digitized manually from visualisations of windfarm authorisations viewable on while the location for Inis Ealga was supplied in a shapefile provided by DP Energy.

The research was undertaken by the MaREI Centre for Marine and Renewable Energy and published in 2019.

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Theme Environment
Date released 2019-11-15
Date updated 2021-05-17
Dataset conforms to these standards See the referenced specification
Rights notes {"Consult license for use limitations",otherRestrictions,otherRestrictions}
Update frequency Other
Language English
Geographic coverage in GeoJSON format {"type":"Polygon","coordinates":[[[-5.27233, 48.180187833],[-5.27233, 56.7], [-16.09085, 56.7], [-16.09085, 48.180187833], [-5.27233, 48.180187833]]]}
Provenance information Data supplied by Marine Renewable Energy Ireland (MaREI).
Period of time covered (begin) 2019-09-01
Period of time covered (end) 9999-12-31