Monthly Archives: May 2016

Wind Turbine Setbacks from Homes: INTERNATIONAL APPEAL in Support for 10 × H

Friends Against Wind Farms Via “We ask people of good will from every country, and especially those with a direct experience of living next to industrial wind farms, who believe that the said setback of wind turbines from people’s … Continue reading

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Wind turbine stress

Friends Against Wind “Badgers suffer from stress caused by wind turbines. Yes. Humans do, too.” Hello Friends, I contacted Powys Environmental Health department twice in January 2015 and followed it up with a tracer letter in May. I had two … Continue reading

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World’s largest floating windfarm to be built off Scottish coast

An artist’s impression of the world’s largest floating windfarm planned off the coast of Scotland. Photograph: Statoil ASA The Guardian Statoil granted seabed lease to develop floating windfarm 15 miles off the coast of Peterhead that is expected to be … Continue reading

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Damning report of the Polish national auditor on wind farm developments

Friends Against Wind Massive conflict of interests, no adequate measurement of noise and deliberate misinformation of residents. The president of the Polish National Audit Authority (NIK) told a parliamentary committee on 12 May 2016 that in up to one third … Continue reading

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German govt proposes cutting support for onshore wind energy starting 2017 The German government has proposed reducing support for onshore wind energy by 7.5 percent for two years from January 2017, according to a draft proposal for a meeting on renewable energy between the federal government and Germany’s 16 states. … Continue reading

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Prove This Wrong John Weber (From November 9,  2014) It would be elegant if wind and solar energy capturing devices could actually maintain a modicum of the wonderfully rich lifestyles many of us live.  I believe this is a false dream and … Continue reading

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Common Sense Prevails: Poland to Ban Wind Power

Originally posted on STOP THESE THINGS:
Over-run by these things, faced with thousand of furious neighbours demanding an end to the onslaught, and spiralling power costs, Poland has mounted an enormous about face: where wind power was the flavour of…

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