Mortal Combat: Rural Communities Rally to Defeat Wind Industry’s Steamroller Strategy

Nothing invokes rage and fury in rural communities like a wind farm comprising dozens and sometimes hundreds of 300 tonne, 200-270m high industrial monstrosities. Western Victoria has been overrun with these things; once peaceful pastoral properties are encircled by them, and drowned in a cacophony of thumping, grinding low-frequency turbine noise. The wind industry and […]

Rigged Rules: Why Wind Turbine Noise ‘Regulations’ Are Totally Inadequate

Governments have spent 30 years covering up the adverse effects of wind turbine noise on neighbours, ably assisted by the wind industry’s pet acoustic consultants: Three Decades of Wind Industry Deception: A Chronology of a Global Conspiracy of Silence and Subterfuge Australia can count its ethical acoustic engineers on one hand. The majority of them sold […]

Queensland Government Cover Up: New Wind Farm Planning Code Deliberately Ignores its own Noise Expert’s Damning Advice

Hidden documents reveal expert advice on health dangers from wind farms ignored Wind Energy Queensland 11 December 2015 Right to information search reveals government noise expert’s advice withheld. The Queensland Government’s own noise expert has warned proposed rules for wind farms in the State could cause public health and environment problems. Bryan Lyons, spokesman for […]

Top Acoustics Professor Calls for Full Compensation for Wind Farm Victims, as Council Calls for “National Noise Cops”

**** The Australian Senate Inquiry into the great wind power fraud hits the road tomorrow, 30 March – starting at Portland, Victoria (in the TAFE campus on Hurd Street from 8.30am) – the town next door to Pacific Hydro’s Cape Bridgewater disaster. The hearing gives long-suffering residents there – and from elsewhere – a chance […]