Full Council Support for Wicklow Datacentre

The Ecologic Datacentre in Newtownmountkennedy is the only site in Ireland exclusively zoned for datacentre use and is now fully approved by Wicklow County Council and once appeals with the NRA are worked out the site will be fully enabled ie it will have full access to power, fibre and planning permission. (more)


Interview with winners of ‘Your Country Your Call’

The national plan for developing the Irish Employment base is to develop a high-value, export-led, IT sector with companies creating the products and services of tomorrow. This belief in technology is further supported by looking at both the winning concepts for the Your Country Your Call competition. (more)

Moving Forward

Heat can be used for local biodome project

All heat produced as waste heat by North Wicklow Technology Park, the Ecologic Datacenter in Newtownmountkennedy, is planned to be utilised to heat planned local Biodomes and to supply neighbouring villages and businesses with a 24/7 district heating scheme. (more)

"This datacentre could be a key driving force for Smart employment creation in Ireland"