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A Thorne in the paw of big wind

Originally posted on STOP THESE THINGS:
Dr Bob Thorne is a psychoacoustician, which means he has expertise not just in measuring “noise numbers”, but also in  assessing noise impact on humans. His career has included working in environmental health within the Queensland government as well as working as an acoustician.  He was awarded his doctorate…

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U.S. — Life in a Wind Energy Plant

(Tip of the hat to Global Wind Energy Impact) Cary Shineldecker of Riverton Township in Mason County MI testifies about life inside the CMS Energy Lakewinds wind plant which contains 56 Danish 0-1.8MW V100 Turbines. Each device is 476′ tall. The closest turbine is 1139 feet from his home. CMS received $73 million in stimulus […]

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Worlds eyes on Waterloo, AU as wind turbines go on trial

Thanks to Central Bruce Wind Action for the story The Australian — February 9, 2013 Kicking and screaming the wind industry is being dragged into honest testing (let’s hope) THE ghosts of Waterloo, the absent residents who have fled their homes in rural South Australia to escape strange ailments they blame on wind turbines, have […]

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CanWEA’s response to Wind Rush

Ottawa, February 8, 2013 – According to the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA),the documentary Wind Rush, presented on CBC’s Doc Zone February 7, 2013, requires clarification and fact-checks concerning wind energy development in Canada and around the world. CanWEA regularly consults with experts in science, medicine, and acoustics here in Canada and around the world to ensure […]

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Carmen Krogh speaks to Cape Breton residents about wind turbines

Erin Pottie — Cape Breton Post — November 29, 2012 LITTLE BRAS D’OR — The photograph of a tent in the backyard of a home drew gasps of concern during a meeting to discuss adverse health affects related to wind turbines. Carmen Krogh, an Ontario-based retired pharmacist with more than 40 years of experience in […]

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