The Irish Wind Energy Authority says wind energy essential to Ireland meeting energy commitments.
Around 100 protestors have gathered outside the offices of An Bord Pleanála in opposition to wind turbines.
They are questioning the decision of the board to grant permission for wind farms around the country.
The demonstrators say the government energy policy is flawed, and will cost the taxpayer billions.
Click here to read the full article: Newstalk, 9 April 2015