News

 

News, events, documents and website links, relevant to Silvermines Hydro, along with future planning documentation, will be available on this website during the development process.

Silvermines Hydro of significant importance to Ireland and Europe

Silvermines Hydro of significant importance to Ireland and Europe

Silvermines Hydro of significant importance to Ireland and Europe MEP believes the €650million project will secure important ‘Project of Common Interest’ status from EU MEP’s visit happens as Silvermines Hydro’s new website launched Tuesday, March 26, 2019: MEP Sean...

Game-changing moment for Silvermines Hydro gets critical EU status

Silvermines Hydro Electric Station gets European boost

Silvermines Hydro Electric Station gets European boost Tainiste Simon Coveney confirms site’s national significance during official visit One of the largest private infrastructure projects in the history of the state, the planned 360MW hydro-electricity plant at...

Useful Links

20.01.2016 – Tipperary Live – Residents Back Hydro Project

Silvermines Hydro-Electric Power Station plan is described as a ‘win-win’ for the village. Tipperary Live, Wednesday, 20th Jan 2016

08.10.2018 – The Nenagh Guardian – Progress with Silvermines hydro-electric plan

Progress is being made with the plan to build a hydro-electric power plant at a disused mine pit a Magcobar, Silvermines. The Nenagh Guardian, Saturday, 8th Sept 2018

30.11.2018 – The Irish Times- EU boost for plan to build €650m hydro plant in Silvermines

Storage system plant would use water from higher reservoir to power giant turbines. The Irish Times, Friday, 30th Nov 2018

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Active Supporters Group

We are very interested to hear from you and are currently collecting names for our Active Supporters Group. If you support the project and would like to join the group please contact us at asg@silvermineshydro.ie. For any other query please visit our contact page.

Joining our Active Supporters Group is a simple and powerful way to express your support for the Project. We really appreciate any support, comments or ideas. We look forward to keeping the Silvermines Active Supporters Group up to date on all aspects of the Project.