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Public Consultation on the Irish Draft South Coast Designated Maritime Area Plan for Offshore Renewable Energy (SC-DMAP)


The Irish Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, published on 13 May 2024 the draft South Coast Designated Maritime Area Plan (DMAP). This document is Ireland’s first ever spatial plan for renewable energy at sea. It identifies and proposes four maritime areas off the south coast for the development of offshore renewable energy (ORE) for the next decade.

The draft South Coast DMAP is ensuring thta Offshore Renable Energy will be located in environmentally suitable areas.

Find out more about the South Coast DMAP here