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Resource Documents: Environment (274 items)


Unless indicated otherwise, documents presented here are not the product of nor are they necessarily endorsed by National Wind Watch. These resource documents are shared here to assist anyone wishing to research the issue of industrial wind power and the impacts of its development. The information should be evaluated by each reader to come to their own conclusions about the many areas of debate. • The copyrights reside with the sources indicated. As part of its noncommercial educational effort to present the environmental, social, scientific, and economic issues of large-scale wind power development to a global audience seeking such information, National Wind Watch endeavors to observe “fair use” as provided for in section 107 of U.S. Copyright Law and similar “fair dealing” provisions of the copyright laws of other nations.

Potential Hydrodynamic Impacts of Offshore Wind Energy on Nantucket Shoals Regional Ecology: An Evaluation from Wind to Whales 

Authors:  | Environment, Massachusetts, Wildlife

Categories:  Environment, Massachusetts, Wildlife

Key environmental factors for offshore windfarm environmental impact assessment 

Authors:  | Australia, Economics, Environment, Noise, Wildlife | Australia, Economics, Environment, Noise, Wildlife

Categories:  Australia, Economics, Environment, Noise, Wildlife

Environmental Impact Assessment of Sacrificial Anode Method in Taiwan Strait 

Authors:  | Environment, Taiwan, Technology

Categories:  Environment, Taiwan, Technology

Wind farm and solar park effects on plant–soil carbon cycling: uncertain impacts of changes in ground-level microclimate 

Authors:  | Environment, Meteorology

Categories:  Environment, Meteorology

Vibrational noise from wind energy turbines negatively impacts earthworm abundance 

Authors:  | Environment, Netherlands, Wildlife

Categories:  Environment, Netherlands, Wildlife

Bisphenol A Pollution from Wind Turbines 

Authors:  | Environment, Health, U.K., Videos, Wildlife

Categories:  Environment, Health, U.K., Videos, Wildlife

“We have been invaded”: Wind energy sacrifice zones in Åfjord Municipality and their implications for Norway 

Authors:  | Environment, Human rights, Norway

Categories:  Environment, Human rights, Norway

End the “Green” Delusions: Industrial-Scale Renewable Energy Is Fossil Fuel+ 

Authors:  | Environment, Human rights

Categories:  Environment, Human rights

Peasant Studies 

Categories:  Environment, Human rights, India, Mexico, Mozambique, Spain

Wind farms dry surface soil in temporal and spatial variation 

Authors:  | China, Environment, Meteorology

Categories:  China, Environment, Meteorology

Large-scale effects of offshore wind farms on seabirds of high conservation concern 

Authors:  | Environment, Germany

Categories:  Environment, Germany

The extent of windfarm infrastructures on recognised European blanket bogs 

Authors:  | Environment, Europe, U.K.

Categories:  Environment, Europe, U.K.

Chemical Products Used and Stored 

Authors:  | Environment, Maryland, Technology

Categories:  Environment, Maryland, Technology

Oils, Fuels, and Greases 

Authors:  | Environment, North Carolina, Technology

Categories:  Environment, North Carolina, Technology

Oils, Fuels, Gases and Lubricants 

Authors:  | Environment, Massachusetts, Technology

Categories:  Environment, Massachusetts, Technology

Construction & Operations Plan: oils, fluids, and lubricants 

Authors:  | Environment, New Jersey, Technology

Categories:  Environment, New Jersey, Technology

New York State Great Lakes Wind Energy Feasibility Study 

Authors:  | Economics, Environment, Grid, New York, Property values, Wildlife

Categories:  Economics, Environment, Grid, New York, Property values, Wildlife

Windparken mengen zich in het weer [Wind facilities interfere with the weather] 

Authors:  | Environment, Meteorology, Netherlands

Categories:  Environment, Meteorology, Netherlands

Offshore wind farms are projected to impact primary production and bottom water deoxygenation in the North Sea 

Authors:  | Environment, Germany

Categories:  Environment, Germany

Emergence of Large-Scale Hydrodynamic Structures Due to Atmospheric Offshore Wind Farm Wakes 

Authors:  | Environment, Germany

Categories:  Environment, Germany

Wind turbine wakes can impact down-wind vegetation greenness 

Authors:  | Environment, Meteorology, U.S.

Categories:  Environment, Meteorology, U.S.

Wind power harms the environment, fuels bad energy policies and poor investments 

Authors:  | Economics, Emissions, Environment, Health, Noise, Property values

Categories:  Economics, Emissions, Environment, Health, Noise, Property values

Bhlaraidh wind energy facility – foundation construction 

Authors:  | Environment, Photos, Scotland, Technology

Categories:  Environment, Photos, Scotland, Technology

Foundation construction – Poland 

Authors:  | Environment, Photos, Poland, Technology

Categories:  Environment, Photos, Poland, Technology

Anthropogenic Mixing in Seasonally Stratified Shelf Seas by Offshore Wind Farm Infrastructure 

Authors:  | Environment

Categories:  Environment

Henvey Inlet – construction photos 

Authors:  | Aesthetics, Environment, Ontario, Photos | Aesthetics, Environment, Ontario, Photos

Categories:  Aesthetics, Environment, Ontario, Photos

Quantifying the land-based opportunity carbon costs of onshore wind farms 

Authors:  | Emissions, Environment, Scotland

Categories:  Emissions, Environment, Scotland

Observed Thermal Impacts of Wind Farms Over Northern Illinois 

Authors:  | Environment, Illinois, Meteorology

Categories:  Environment, Illinois, Meteorology

Spatiotemporal structure of wind farm–atmospheric boundary layer interactions 

Authors:  | Environment, Meteorology, Texas

Categories:  Environment, Meteorology, Texas

Simulating impacts of wind farms on local hydrometeorology 

Authors:  | Environment, Meteorology

Categories:  Environment, Meteorology

Influence of large-scale wind power on global climate 

Authors:  | Environment, Meteorology

Categories:  Environment, Meteorology

Unravelling the ecological impacts of large-scale offshore wind farms in the Mediterranean Sea 

Authors:  | Environment, Wildlife

Categories:  Environment, Wildlife

Coastal and offshore based wind power may be a significant contributor of micro and nano sized particles containing BPA and other harmful chemicals to the environment through leading edge erosion 

Authors:  | Environment

Categories:  Environment

Emissions from corrosion protection systems of offshore wind farms: Evaluation of the potential impact on the marine environment 

Authors:  | Environment

Categories:  Environment

Petition for Judicial Review, Summit Ridge Wind Farm 

Authors:  | Environment, Law, Oregon, Wildlife

Categories:  Environment, Law, Oregon, Wildlife

Sources and Uses of Minerals for a Clean Energy Economy: Testimony Before the U.S. Senate Energy Committee 

Authors:  | Economics, Environment, Technology, U.S.

Categories:  Economics, Environment, Technology, U.S.

Green Energy Truths — Report from the Front Lines of Vermont 

Authors:  | Environment, Health, Vermont

Categories:  Environment, Health, Vermont

Renewable energy development threatens many globally important biodiversity areas 

Authors:  | Environment, Wildlife

Categories:  Environment, Wildlife

Dixie the Dolphin 

Authors:  | Environment, Wildlife

Categories:  Environment, Wildlife

More than 13.9 million trees felled in Scotland for wind development, 2000–2019 

Authors:  | Environment, Scotland

Categories:  Environment, Scotland

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