Over €2,500 has been taken in so far.
A fundraiser is underway to aid a fight against Bord na Móna constructing an anaerobic digestion facility in the midlands.
Laois County Council granted planning permission for the site in Portlaoise on Tuesday.
Over €2,500 has been raised so far to cover the costs of hiring a consultant to help put together an appeal to An Bord Pleanála.
Fine Gael councillor Thomisina Connell is urging people to act quickly as time is running out: