Kish Bank

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Dublin Array: Likely view from Dún Laoghaire towards Sandycove and out towards the Kish Bank.

The developers of a large offshore wind farm costing €1.5 billion, proposed for outer Dublin Bay and stretching south beyond Bray Head, have taken the(...)

Providence  chief executive Tony O’Reilly jnr: noted  Exxon Mobil estimated that 1.5 billion barrels of oil, worth $114 billion could be recovered. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Global interest is growing in an area off the southwest coast that one multinational estimates could hold more than $100 billion worth of oil, shareho(...)

Arklow Bank windfarm. The National Offshore Wind Association, which represents several offshore operators, said there was “no doubt that planning offshore is easier, because there’s nobody living there and we’ve done our environmental impact assessments”.

Offshore wind farms in the Irish Sea now offer the best prospect of exporting electricity to Britain, as the controversial proposals for the midlands (...)

The MV Cielo di San Francisco en route from Ringaskiddy to Dublin which hit a sandbank between the Kish Bank and Bray at about 9.30am. Photograph: Irish Coastguard

A cargo ship ran aground on a sandbank off the Dublin coast this morning.The MV Cielo di San Francisco en route from Ringaskiddy to Dublin hit a sandb(...)