Solar Farm granted Planning near Roscrea

Planning permission has been granted for a large solar farm near Knock, Roscrea.

Tipperary County Council has given conditional approval for the 58 hectare or 140 acre site at Leonards Bog for a 30 year period.

Tipp FM News spoke to Fianna Fáil County Councillor Michael Smith about the impact the development will have on the area.