17 Feb '12, 5pm

Wind Farms and Health: It's Not Black or White

Over the past two years, however, the focus of complaints has shifted from annoyance to claims of widespread health impacts among wind farm neighbors. In response, a number of reports have been commissioned by states, counties, and trade associations, all of which cited decades of research that found noise only causes health effects at sound levels much higher than those around wind farms; each of these literature reviews has concluded that living near wind farms poses no health risk. Yet in communities around the country, neighbors are reporting headaches, dizziness, inability to concentrate, and other symptoms, which began after a nearby wind farm began operation, and which disappear when they go away from their homes; some have abandoned their homes in order to reclaim their health. How can we make sense of the apparently contradictory facts before us? The gulf between ...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2012...

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