A NEW Hydroelectric turbine is being planned for construction in the grounds of the exclusive house hotel which recently hosted the wedding of Thurles singer and ‘Saturdays’ star, Una Healy, and her partner, rugby international Ben Foden.
Kilshane House Hotel, near Tipperary Town, has lodged an applicationt for plans to install a “hydro turbine” with electrical ‘burn offs’ and all associated cabling, within the grounds of a Protected Structure. The application will be accompanied by an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). The National Roads Authority has made a submssion in relation the plans. A County Council decision is expected by September 13th.