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 […]

“This collective act of make-believe is devastating our environment and our budgets”

Posted Category: Energy Security, Letters, News

In a letter to the Scotsman Geoffe Moore said: Before the public get too excited, they should know what Sir David MacKay, ex-chief scientific advisor to the Department of Energy and Climate Change, said recently about renewable energy during his final interview before his sad and untimely death. He stated that there is an “appalling […]

Noise Abatement Society John Connell Awards

Posted Category: Aarhus, Health, Letters, Water Contamination, Wind turbine Noise

The Noise Abatement Society raises awareness, educates and campaigns for measured, considered and responsible use of sound. twitter. On Wednesday 2nd November the John Connell Awards 2016 were held at the Palace of Westminster John Connell Awards were given for Local Authority Award, Quiet Cities Collaboration Award, Soundscape award, Silent Approach Award, Quiet Logistics Technology Award, […]

Whitelee3 update

Posted Category: Water Contamination

The Scottish Government have just turned down the Whitelee 3 windfarm application on landscape grounds, meanwhile ‘rubbishing Dr. Rachel Connor’s testimony – on the grounds that she was not ‘qualified’ to ascertain her findings. They also dismissed Helen Murray’s PHD and Glasgow and Edinburgh University findings on water contamination.  The full report: whitelee-extension-phase-3-pli-report  

The truth on turbine noise: UK Government Review of the evidence

Posted Category: Health, News, Wind turbine Noise

Government/publications/review-of-the-evidence-on-the-response-to-amplitude-modulation-from-wind-turbines Telegraph opinion WindEnergysAbsurd analysis on facebook: The truth on turbine noise is coming, bit by bit and not before time although too late for those people who have been so affected by amplitude modulation that they have had to leave their homes. WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff undertook a review of research into the effects of […]

Support from High Ranking Medical Officials for WHO open letter

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

The support of the Open Letter to the WHO Environmental Noise Guidelines for the European Region from high ranking medical professionals grows – as evidenced by this important notification from the North American Platform Against Wind (NA-PAW): Beth-Bowen-signs-open-letter-who CO-REPRESENTATIVE TO THE UN IN NEW YORK FOR THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF DOCTORS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, REQUESTS […]