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Short term, parachute planning and place making must not occur again


National Planning Conference warned of the consequences of developer led planning.

Irish Planning Institute Comment on Revised Wind Energy Guidelines


The Irish Planning Institute (IPI) has noted the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government’s publication of revised Wind Energy Guidelines for consultation.

Renewable export framework premature without overall national energy plan


The memorandum of understanding between the UK and Irish Governments on the large scale production of renewable energy for the UK market illustrates the risks of decision making in the absence of strategic national spatial planning, the Irish Planning Institute has said in a submission to the Dep

Space Invaders Plan Transformation of Thomas Street


The first ever Space Invaders 2013 Urban Planning Competition event will take place in Dublin City Council’s Wood Quay Venue on Friday, 15th November 2013 from 1pm - 5.00pm.