Wind Turbine Syndrome

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Name: Wind Turbine Syndrome
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

We are "Victims of Industrial Wind"

Steve and Luann Therrien, and their two children Seager, 3, and Bailey, 1, seen here in December 2012, live within 3/4 of a mile of the Sheffield Wind project. They say that the noise from the wind turbines is destroying their quality of life. (Photo: ... [Published Burlington Press - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Film festival a hit

The festival was a first for both Tatura and the region.Transition Tatura spokesperson Marisa O’Halloran said the five inspiring and thought-provoking speakers were experts in their fields.‘‘Kate Auty (former Victorian Environment Commissioner) spoke ... [Published McPherson Media Group - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Opposition to turbines lacking

Wind turbines have created a good deal of opposition among people, but without sound scientific basis. (Photo: file image)Energy is an important issue nationally and locally. We have come to view energy as nuclear, fossil fuel or green. None of our sources ... [Published Delmarva Daily Times - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

National View: Against the wind

Shortly before Congress left for its long summer vacation, Sen. Barbara Mikulski tried to block a 150-megawatt wind farm.The Maryland Democrat's move would delay Pioneer Green Energy's construction of the project in her own state until an independent ... [Published South Coast Today - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Letters: It's not 'demon oil'

Once again, opinion is being presented as fact. An undeniable fact is that the global economy currently runs on oil and is forecast to do so until viable energy alternatives are economically feasible. Solar and wind are the two alternatives most widely ... [Published BCLocalNews.com - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Victims of industrial wind

We are “Victims of Industrial Wind” (which is also the name of our open Facebook group, with members from around the world).We are the Therriens of Sheffield. Many already know our story. We own 50 acres abutting First Wind’s Sheffield project. We have ... [Published Times Argus - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Wind turbines don’t make people sick

11:44PMHere’s a tip for the anti-wind energy crowd: It’s time to stop trying to make “wind turbine syndrome” happen.Since 1998, 49 lawsuits in five countries have alleged that the clean energy source is making people sick. But according to new research ... [Published Chicago Sun-Times - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Risk to Birds: Today's Top Reads

Good afternoon! Here are today's top reads:India Court orders Uranium Corp. to probe deformities near mines ( Bloomberg )Cities' air problems only get worse with climate change ( NY Times )How sustainability creates revenue at Bloomberg ( Guardian )This ... [Published Bloomberg - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Nocebo Effect Shows We’re All A Bunch Of Worriers: Wind Farms, WiFi, And Cancer

Earlier this June, researchers from the Canadian consulting firm Instrinsik published a 60-study review looking at the scientific basis for so-called “wind turbine syndrome.” Their impetus: sporadic, clustered claims of people suffering headaches, nausea, ... [Published Medical Daily - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Wind turbines are NOT making you sick, report claims

| Updated: 07:34 EST, 21 August 2014Sickness caused by wind turbines is not a real illness, a controversial new report has claimed.Instead, symptoms such as nausea, dizziness and migraines are simply imagined by those living nearby, say US scientist ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Lochgelly woman fears that wind farm is affecting her health

:00 0 commentsA LOCHGELLY woman claims that the effects of the Little Raith Wind Farm is afffecting her health.Share this imageTeresa Glen, who stays at the south end of the town, and can see the facility from her house window, has been diagnosed with ... [Published Central Fife Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Danish University Fires Professor Who Criticised Wind Turbines

A Danish university has fired one of its professors who was critical of wind farms. Acoustics expert Henrik Møller, who is internationally recognised in his field, was ostensibly sacked because he did not generate enough revenue for the university, ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 06 2014]

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...This concern doesn't pass the sniff test either. An extensive Energy Department study found no "consistent, measurable and significant effect on the selling prices of nearby homes."
But as the plaintiffs’ attorney Craig Horn concedes, there’s nothing in the physics of wind farms that should produce much suffering. "The further you get away from sleep disturbance and headaches, the more difficult it is to find sound science to back those up" Horn told Climate Central . More likely is the possibility those 19 people are letting their own heads get the best of them
And the paper adds: "The courts have spoken. Wind farms do not cause health problems."
...was not heard from experts about wind energy and health, but he did accept evidence from the Anderson's medical records that they experienced "insomnia, headaches, psychological disturbances, dental injuries, and other forms of malaise." And, the judge accepted that these effects had either occurred or been worsened during operation of the turbines

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We are "Victims of Industrial Wind" [Published Burlington Press - Sep 21 2014]
Film festival a hit [Published McPherson Media Group - Sep 11 2014]
Opposition to turbines lacking [Published Delmarva Daily Times - Sep 08 2014]
National View: Against the wind [Published South Coast Today - Sep 05 2014]
Letters: It's not 'demon oil' [Published BCLocalNews.com - Aug 27 2014]
Victims of industrial wind [Published Times Argus - Aug 24 2014]
Wind turbines don’t make people sick [Published Chicago Sun-Times - Aug 23 2014]
Sorry, Donald Trump: Courts say wind turbines a... [Published Salon - Aug 22 2014]
Risk to Birds: Today's Top Reads [Published Bloomberg - Aug 21 2014]
Nocebo Effect Shows We’re All A Bunch Of Worrie... [Published Medical Daily - Aug 21 2014]
Wind turbines are NOT making you sick, report c... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 21 2014]
Lochgelly woman fears that wind farm is affecti... [Published Central Fife Times - Aug 21 2014]
Courts worldwide reject anti-wind experts and t... [Published Renew Economy - Aug 18 2014]
Wind Farm Health Impacts Dismissed in Court [Published Huffington Post - Aug 15 2014]
Turbine health impact dismissed in practically ... [Published Windpower Monthly - Aug 15 2014]
Environment Canada’s radar software to combat w... [Published ECanadaNow - Aug 13 2014]
Danish University Fires Professor Who Criticise... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 06 2014]
BMA Accused of Ignoring Health Effects of Wind ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 06 2014]
More Deaths Linked to Wind Turbines near Danish... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 13 2014]
Wind Turbines 'Caused 1,600 Miscarriages' on Fu... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 10 2014]
'Green News Report' - May 8, 2014 [Published The BRAD BLOG - May 08 2014]
Another Week of Climate Disruption News, April ... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Apr 22 2014]
IRISH HEALTH OFFICIAL WARNS OF 'WIND TURBINE SY... [Published Drudge Report Feed - Mar 04 2014]
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Danish University Fires Professor Who Criticise... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 06 2014]
A Danish university has fired one of its professors who was critical of wind farms. Acoustics expert Henrik Møller, who is internationally recognised in his field, was ostensibly sacked because he did not generate enough revenue for the university, ...
BMA Accused of Ignoring Health Effects of Wind ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 06 2014]
The British Medical Association (BMA) is facing a backlash from Scottish doctors who say it is not doing enough to investigate the effects of giant wind turbines on the health of people living near them. Residents who live within a few miles of ...
More Deaths Linked to Wind Turbines near Danish... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 13 2014]
The owner of a Danish mink farm at the centre of a controversy over nearby wind turbines has reported more casualties among his animals. We reported on Tuesday that the turbines have been linked to a series of miscarriages and deformities among the ...
Wind Turbines 'Caused 1,600 Miscarriages' on Fu... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 10 2014]
A new wind farm has been linked to the premature births of over 1,600 mink at a fur farm in Denmark last month. Veterinarians have ruled out viruses and food as possible causes, leaving the 460ft (140 metre)-high wind turbines as the only variable ...
'Green News Report' - May 8, 2014 [Published The BRAD BLOG - May 08 2014]
Today welcoming aboard GNR's newest affiliate partner: AGOGO !   IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Stanford University breaks up with coal - billions of dollars of it; It's official: fracking causing earthquakes in Oklahoma; Fracking ...
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