'Future generations will wonder how dumb their ancestors must have been to opt for a form of energy that blighted the landscape, destroyed ecosystems over vast areas, killed avian wildlife, was an unreliable and expensive energy source, made nearby residents sick and left millions and millions of tonnes of waste behind'.-P Gosselin
via Wind power? The glamour is gone. Disintegrating rotor blades Cracks in the rotor blades of eight wind power plants Vestas V136 in the Grohnde-Kirchohsen wind park (Emmenthal municipality in Hameln-Pyrmont county) are visible with the naked eye. Wind power? The glamor is gone. This is but one of the many environmental damages caused by wind … Continue reading Disintegrating Rotor Blades
By DeFrock Background The acoustic definition of noise is unwanted sound. Properties near the Bald Hills wind farm are being affected by intrusive noise, loud enough to intrude on conversation and disturb the residents’ sleep. The South Gippsland Shire Council investigation into the complaints somehow concluded there were no impacts from the wind farm. This decision … Continue reading Bald Hills Wind Farm Adversely Affecting Residents-2019
Except for warfare, our society does not tolerate machinery that damages the public. In the case of wind projects the non-impacted public has been led to believe that harm done by wind projects is not real and therefore needs no correction.
The Minister for Energy, Angus Taylor, is focussed on energy costs. Those matters are discussed in our post: Dealing with Excessive Power Costs.
It was noted when Taylor took on the Ministry, that health matters deriving from wind turbines would not be the Minister’s responsibility.
This is a pity.
Noise guidelines for wind projects are absolutely useless. Regardless, the so-called responsible authorities use them as permissible levels on which they approve an application for a permit to build a wind project. Guidelines are based on irrelevant parameters that cannot protect adjacent residents. They are the basis for a government licence to damage residents. There … Continue reading Rules for Wind Project Layouts
My Truth About the Current and More than Likely Whole Life Impacts of Wind Turbine Noise.
Living in My House Has Become Absolute Torture, so I and my Family Fled.