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Independent Expert Science Panel Releases Report on Potential Health Effects of Wind Turbines

Independent Expert Science Panel Releases Report on Potential Health Effects of Wind Turbines

Date: 1/31/2012

An independent panel of experts studying potential health impacts of wind turbines issued its report, Wind Turbine Health Impact Study: Report of the Independent Expert Panel. The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection in collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health convened the panel, which included physicians and scientists with broad expertise in areas including acoustical noise/infrasound, public health, sleep disturbance, mechanical engineering, epidemiology, and neuroscience.

This information was last updated on November 18, 2014