Dwellings Within 2km of Wind Turbines Have The Potential To Be Profoundly Noise Affected

Measures to control housing development in areas affected by existing and approved wind farms

The following extract from page 17 of the minutes at the Pyrenees Shire Council Ordinary Meeting on 19th March, 2013. The minutes confirm what has been known to the residents in the vicinity of Acciona’s Waubra Wind Development for four years.

Extract from page 17

“Council has had direct experience in dealing with this issue, and there can be no doubt that dwellings in close proximity to wind turbines (within 2km) have/will have the potential to be profoundly noise affected – to a point where the amenity of their occupants will be seriously diminished”