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Water Contamination and windfarm construction: update and what you can do about it.

Posted Category: Aarhus, Health, News, Water Contamination

The ‘Request for Action‘ was lodged with the Scottish Government and agencies in July 2015. The Scottish Government response stated that SEPA is responsible for damage to the Water Environment: “In the Environmental Liability (Scotland) Regulations 2009 transpose the Environmental Liability Directive, article 7 of the 2009 regulations identify SEPA as the competent authority in respect of […]

Glasgow wind turbine noise seminar presentation follow up

Posted Category: Health, Low Frequency Noise, Wind turbine Noise

Presentations Please find  the four presentations from the Wind Turbine Noise- Infrasound  Seminar Glasgow 22 September 2017 in order below. (Video to follow …..watch this space!) Glasgow Wind Turbine Noise Seminar presentation follow up 17-10-2017 Introduction by Melvin Grosvenor  Dr John Yelland Patrick Dugast Prof Mariana Alves-Pereria Glasgow wind turbine noise seminar presentation follow up: […]

Why we have no rights when it comes to environmental justice, how it puts our democracy at risk: therefore can we trust the EU when it comes to BREXIT?

Posted Category: Aarhus, Access to Justice, News

The Aarhus Convention is the Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters and is a UN Treaty and part of EU legal order, which sets out our rights, and imposes clear rules for governments and public authorities to help ensure that our environment is protected. Specifically, […]

Letters re: wind turbine noise seminar and Communities should be able to say no to wind farms

Posted Category: Energy Security, Low Frequency Noise

Dear Sir, I attended a conference in Glasgow on 22nd September on infrasound in relation to wind turbines and the effect on people’s health. A concerned group of acousticians have bravely formed an Independent Noise Working Group because of their concerns that a proportion of people living in proximity of turbines report similar symptoms of […]

WIND TURBINE NOISE – Seminar review and up date

Posted Category: Health, Low Frequency Noise, Wind turbine Noise

WIND TURBINE NOISE RADISSON BLU GLASGOW 22nd September 2017 Speakers left to right: Dr J Yelland, Melvin Grosvenor, Professor M Alves Pereria, M Patrick Dugast. Presentations: Melvin Grosvenor Independent Noise Working Group (INWG) M Patrick Dugast LCF Acoustique Expert  Acoustique  et Vibrations Dr John Yelland MA DPhil (Oxon) MInstP FIET MIOA AMASA Professor Mariana Alves […]

Summary of the situation on wind turbine noise pollution, children, and the WHO

Posted Category: Health, Wind turbine Noise

NOISE: a startling case of two schools in proximity to wind turbines  Timeline, of letters (re Affects of Windfarm Noise on Children) to the World Health Organisation, assembled by Mark Duchamps of World Council for Nature  1) – For memo only: November 23, 2015 – Residents from Canada say some children are allegedly receiving nosebleeds […]

The House of Lords Select Committee on Economic Affairs has now published its report entitled ‘The Price of Power: Reforming the Electricity Market’.

Posted Category: Energy Security, News

At last a sensible report: But does it go far enough? Peers Report On Energy Fails To Address The Real Problem “The Committee examined the impact of the policies of successive governments on the electricity market. In its report the Committee identifies two key failures in the current market: the narrow amount of spare capacity, particularly […]