Health Impacts of Waterloo Wind Farm

**** In the recent review (not study) of the health impacts of wind farms, the NH&MRC renewed their call for a precautionary approach and emphasised the need for more research. This recommendation echoed their earlier Rapid review, as well as the Senate enquiry in 2011 – that more research was needed as there was a […]

Tony Abbott flags the Mother of all Wind Farm Health Inquiries

  STT Champion, Alan Jones is taking a well-earned summer break and 2GB stablemate, Andrew Moore is keeping his seat warm till he gets back. Andrew got to speak with Action Man Abbott about the energy market debacle caused by the RET and giant fans. Here’s part of his interview with the PM on 9 […]

A letter to Industry Minister, Ian Macfarlane

STT Champion, David Brooks, is leading the charge at Gullen Range in NSW – a disaster in the making. Here’s a letter David sent recently to Energy Minister Ian Macfarlane.  STT thinks it deserves nothing less than Macca’s earnest attention and immediate action in response. Dear Ian Macfarlane I am extremely concerned at reading a […]

Sick Again – motion sickness sufferers cop it worst from giant fans

The bi-annual Wind Turbine Noise Conference was held in Denver, in August 2013. The conference is hosted by ICEN: Europe (International Institute of Noise Control Engineering) and looked at 79 research papers about wind turbine noise around the themes of: Low frequency noise and infrasound: Measurements and effects Amplitude modulation Instrumentation Effects of WTN on individuals […]

The human face of wind turbines

There is a new web site from Ontario, Canada, called THE HUMAN FACE OF WIND TURBINES: The Suffering is Real. http://www.humanfaceofwindturbines.ca/ Its aim is to spread the word that wind turbines harm health when located too close to people and animals. Clearly presented evidence from affected people. They have also started  Project SafeHouse to provide urban refuge for […]

Victim: Berni Janssen

STT would like you to meet Berni Janssen who lives at the end of a valley that funnels the impact of 30 wind turbines from Waubra Wind Farm towards her home. There is audible noise from the turbines in certain weather conditions, but it is how she feels when the turbines are operating that has […]

Victim: Colin Schaefer

STT would like you to meet Colin Schaefer, who lives 8 km from the Waterloo turbines in the mid-North of South Australia. You may have already come across Colin in an earlier post when he was on the Sunrise Report. Initially, Colin was as strong advocate for the turbines, even helping in their construction, but […]