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Abandoning homes due to wind farms: the deep fragrance of factoid

Abandoning homes due to wind farms: the deep fragrance of factoid

It is claimed that “more than 40” families have abandon their homes to become “wind farm refugees”. But who are they?

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What 'wind turbine syndrome' tells us about the future of cleantech

What ‘wind turbine syndrome’ tells us about the future of cleantech

As new technology collides with human nature, myth and misinformation take hold. Fighting this means examining what drives people to reject science.

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Controversial Collector wind farm wins development approval

Controversial Collector wind farm wins development approval

NSW planning department has approved the development of a 55 turbine wind farm near Collector, north of ACT, despite vocal opposition.

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Where are Australia's wind farm refugees?

Where are Australia’s wind farm refugees?

Anti-wind groups now claim more than 40 families have deserted their homes due to health effects of nearby wind farms. But where are they?

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Does anyone support wind energy in the Coalition?

Does anyone support wind energy in the Coalition?

A new survey says, yes! – just one, lonely member among a majority of fence-sitters, dog-whistlers, and out and out naysayers.

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Wind turbine syndrome: Farm hosts tell a very different story

Wind turbine syndrome: Farm hosts tell a very different story

People who host wind turbines on their properties and derive rental income from wind energy have important stories to tell, but is anyone listening?

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Acoustics group says wind turbine infrasound less than a heart-beat

Acoustics group says wind turbine infrasound less than a heart-beat

Acoustic engineering group says infrasound generated by wind turbines is often less than a person’s heart-beat.

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NSW wind farm approved, as health concerns dismissed

NSW wind farm approved, as health concerns dismissed

Infigen Energy wins final approval for Bogandora wind farm, after NSW planning commission dismisses concerns turbine noise will affect residents’ health.

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The nocebo effect, and why it's much more dangerous than wind turbines

The nocebo effect, and why it’s much more dangerous than wind turbines

Nocebos can bring about anything from erectile dysfunction to asthma attacks. For the wind turbine industry, they’re a huge cause for concern.

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Shhh! GE designs less noisy, more efficient wind turbine blades

GE, with Sandia National Laboratories, has announced a new design model for low-noise wind turbine blades that could achieve a 2% increase in output.

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AGL says infrasound levels unchanged by Australia's largest wind farm

AGL says infrasound levels unchanged by Australia’s largest wind farm

Independent study finds no change in infrasound levels since construction of the AGL co-owned 420MW Macarthur Wind Farm.