Apple’s $1B data center project in Ireland challenged again

An Irish High Court challenge has been filed, looking to block an extension of a permit for Apple’s $1 billion data center in Athenry, Ireland with complaints citing potential environmental issues.

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The challenge asserts that the Galway County Council was not entitled to provide Apple an extension on building the data center. The filing says that the Council hadn’t properly accounted for necessary documentation, nor heard resident complaints about the matter.

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