Part 8- HeatNet Energy Centre

Closeddate_range19 Oct, 2018, 9:00am - 30 Nov, 2018, 11:59pm


Notice Under Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended)

Public Consultation Procedure & under Part VIII of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001(as amended)


Notice is hereby given of the proposal to construct the following scheme by South Dublin County Council:


  • A new Energy Centre on a site at the junction of Airton Road and Belgard Road to provide for a future district heating distribution network for the South Dublin District Heating Scheme Tallaght, Dublin 24.


The development will consist of:

A new two storey Energy Centre building containing plant-rooms, office and welfare facilities, comprising an internal floor area of c.491sq2 incorporating an ESB substation. The site will be accessed using the existing vehicular entrance off Airton Road. The works also include 2No cylinder water tanks located to the west of the main centre both of which extend to c.5m diameter, and c.8m above FFL and 2No parking spaces for service vehicles along with general landscaping and site works. The preferred routes for Phase 1 of the underground distribution network of the South Dublin District Heating scheme is also set out in this proposal.

Public Display

Plans and particulars of the proposed scheme will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy during the period from 19th  October to 30th November 2018 (between the hours of 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday to Thursday and 9.00am - 4.30pm on Friday) at South Dublin County Council, County Hall, Tallaght, Dublin 24. The plans and particulars can also be viewed on South Dublin County Council’s website

Making a Submission

Written submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the development would be situated, may be made as follows: 

By Post  (to arrive no later than 4.30pm on 30th November 2018)

County Architect, 
Architectural Services Department,
South Dublin County Council,
County Hall,
Dublin 24 




On Lineup to 12.00 midnight on November 30th 2018. 

As an online facility has been provided for your convenience, e-mail submissions will not be accepted.


Submissions should be in ONE medium only and include the full name and address of the person making the submission, details of organisation, community group or company represented where relevant and clearly marked "Part 8-HeatNet Energy Centre".


It should be noted that the Freedom of Information Act applies to all records held by South Dublin County Council.

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