Scottish National Planning Framework 4 Environmental Noise submission with particular regard to Windturbine noise

Submission to the Scottish National Planning Framework 4 consultation with particular regard Environmental Noise 31ST March 2022 The amended Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997 directs that the National Planning Framework must contribute to a series of six outcomes: improving the health and wellbeing of our people; increasing the population of rural areas; meeting […]

Wind Turbine Noise and understanding the Spectrum of Noise, Infrasound and Low Frequency Noise (ILFN) and why ETSU-R-97 is unfit for purpose

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

This update includes: Irish Court Judgement on 12th December 2019 and Summary of Finish Study  1. ETSU- R-97  I would like to explain why current ETSU-R-97 noise guidance (not legislation) will not protect windfarm neighbours from noise including Infrasound and Low Frequency Noise -ILFN. The public are not adequately protected by this out-dated guidance. Names […]

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: […]

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 […]

Affected by Wind Turbine Noise?

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

If you are affected by windturbine noise why-will-keeping-a-journal-help If you live close to a windfarm and you feel it may be affecting your health and your sleep, in some way, then there is something YOU can do about it Windfarm Noise Alert and keeping a Diary general There are many new windfarms about to begin operation […]