Landline- Series 2023 16th April 2023 Sign in to watch the first 15mins of a Landline episode on proposed wind farm at Walcha, and New England, on iview here; https://iview.abc.net.au/video/RF2304Q010S00 Walcha is 420km from Sydney via Thunderbolt's Way through Gloucester, and 523 km via Tamworth and the New England Highway. Voice For Walcha, a local … Continue reading Renewable Rift At Walcha
Tag: Community Division
No consultation with Victorian locals 2nd March, 2023 By Rikkie-Lee Tyrrell MLC Source; https://www.onenation.org.au/victorian-local-consultation As I have been engaging with members of my constituency in the northern region, it has become apparent that a newly formed Australian branch of an international company has initiated community engagement in at least two separate areas of interest. However, … Continue reading No Consultation
Open Letter To Mortlake & District
18th January, 2023 Source: WFL letter-to-community-re-mt-fyans-1Download
Deforesting The Amazon
'A shift to wind energy is leaving a trail of destruction in Ecuador, with a brutal impact on Indigenous communities and fragile ecosystems'~Francesc Badia, Dalmases.
Wind Turbine Noise Paper: 2011
Wind turbine noise: why accurate prediction and measurement matter By Robert Thorne and Daniel Shepperd Source: https://www.acoustics.asn.au/conference_proceedings/AAS2011/papers/p73.pdf ABSTRACTOn a decibel-for-decibel basis, wind turbine noise is commonly judged as significantly more problematic than most other community noise sources. As a relatively new source of community noise, however, methodological issues remain as to how wind farm noise … Continue reading Wind Turbine Noise Paper: 2011
‘No Responsibility’: Council
29th April, 2021 By Kyra Gillespie, The Standard, standard.net.au A third attempt to build a solar farm bigger than Camperdown in the south-west has been slammed by a council, saying the applicant has taken 'no responsibility' for the project. A new submission to the planning minister to build a 588 hectare solar farm at Bookaar … Continue reading ‘No Responsibility’: Council
What Have I Done?
25th October, 2007 Advertisement in the Chilton, Wisc., Times-Journal. By Don Bangert Source: https://www.wind-watch.org/alerts/2007/12/27/what-have-i-done/ Advertisement in the Chilton, Wisc., Times-Journal, October 25, 2007. It was written by Don Bangert on behalf of the farmer, whose contract with the wind company – following the norm – prevents him from speaking openly about any problems. Bangert told National Wind … Continue reading What Have I Done?
Petition: “Save The Hills Of Gold From 78 Wind Turbines”.
Help us preserve the biodiversity of this highly vulnerable sensitive ecosystem for the benefit of future generations.
Wind Farm Commissioner’s Report 2018
DeFrock offers the following: Raymond Hartmonds paper suggests disinformation is likely being used to 'improperly shape public policy': https://defrock.org/2019/06/20/adverse-health-impacts-of-industrial-wind-turbines-a-scientific-response-to-its-all-in-your-head/ DeFrock agrees that 'people are still worried about wind turbines'. https://defrock.org/2019/06/20/wind-farm-noise-recorded-almost-9km-away/ Magpies and eagles aside, the Volcanic Plains, hills and vistas surrounding Ballarat is spectacular. DeFrock supports honouring the history of beloved rural landscapes; the locally known nooks … Continue reading Wind Farm Commissioner’s Report 2018
Are You or Members of Your Family Windsick?
The Problem. You know that your and your family’s health and well-being are deteriorating, that your home is no longer a place of rest (and is actually virtually unsaleable), and your surrounding countryside is an industrial park. Neighbours are divided. Social structures of a lifetime are destroyed. You, almost certainly correctly, put this down to … Continue reading Are You or Members of Your Family Windsick?