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Select Board chairman will move to shut turbines down at night

FAIRHAVEN – Select Board Chairman Charles Murphy Sr. said last week he will move to shut the turbines down at night at a meeting Monday, June 10, with the Board of Health. [ more ]

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Falmouth selectmen support removal of wind turbines

January 30 – Following a public meeting in which Falmouth residents spoke overwhelmingly in favor of removing wind turbines erected two years ago, the Board of Selectmen voted to support a warrant article to dismantle the turbines. Residents will vote … Continue reading

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Sleepless in Scituate: Turbines keep many awake

Residents who live near the turbine complain the flicker and noise is costing them sleep, the stress affecting their work and their children’s school. SCITUATE, Mass. (WHDH) — Families in Scituate are asking town leaders to shut down the wind … Continue reading

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Neighbors blame windmill in Scituate for headaches, dizziness

Scituate residents tormented by the town’s new wind turbine have prompted health officials to take a second look at the turbine’s health impact.  The board of health has ordered a study to measure the wind turbine’s noise and shadow flicker … Continue reading

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Residents of Scituate complain bitterly to selectmen regarding health problems from town wind turbine

Neighbors who are up in arms over the detrimental health effects of living near Scituate’s town owned wind turbine, aired their grievances to the town’s Board of Selectmen during the October 2nd meeting.  Residents complained about health issues from the … Continue reading

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Against Neighborhood Opposition, City of Salem Quietly Moving Ahead With Plans to Build Industrial-Sized Wind Turbine on Winter Island Park

Advocacy group and acoustical engineers monitoring noise levels for wind turbine SALEM, MA – May 02, 2012 – The City of Salem is still quietly moving ahead with plans to build an industrial sized wind turbine – 40 stories high — … Continue reading

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Property Value Losses Near Wind Turbines Greater than Previously thought

Losses can be up to 40%; values affected 3 miles from turbine sites. [ more ]

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