Among them, Lilli-Ann Green of Wellfleet submitted this set of slides about her interviews around the world. She met people living near wind turbines and gathered information from scientists. The transcript of her testimony is posted on National Wind Watch and the Australian Parliament website.
Follow these links to find resources on:
- Research Findings
- Pre-turbine baseline health assessment
- Symptoms and maintaining a health diary
- Medical and cognitive tests to do after turbine operation begins
- Filing complaints
- Personal accounts of people living near wind turbines
- Noise, Annoyance, Infrasound Low Frequency Noise, Vibroacoustic Disease
- Problems with the MassDEP/MDPH literature review, including
- media distortions
- submissions by researchers and medical experts
“Wind turbines can harm humans” is the title of a 2012 Carmen Krogh white paper. This four-page hand-out contains 54 references supporting statements that wind turbines impact human health.
Health is a right, recognized by the World Health Organization and the United Nations:
The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental
rights of every human being without distinction of race, religion, political belief, economic or social condition.
- Universal Declaration of Human Rights,
- the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights,
- the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women,
- the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, and
- the Convention on the Rights of the Child
“Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for … health and well-being of himself and his family, including food, clothing, housing, medical care and the right to security in the event of … sickness, disability…. Motherhood and childhood are entitled to special care and assistance….” —Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 25