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Resource Documents: Environment (253 items)


New York’s Clean Energy Programs: The High Cost of Symbolic Environmentalism
Author:  Lesser, Jonathan
Economics, Environment, New York

Revisiting Ocotillo
Author:  Hales, Roy
California, Environment, Noise, Photos, Videos

Wind farms and groundwater impacts: A practice guide to EIA and Planning considerations
Author:  Northern Ireland Environment Agency
Environment, Northern Ireland, Photos

Appeal to North Country Public Radio
Author:  Pease, Janice
Environment, Health, New York, Noise

Utter Complete Total Fraud of Wind Power
Author:  Ridley, Matt
Economics, Environment

Mammalian mesocarnivore visitation at tortoise burrows in a wind farm
Author:  Agha, Mickey; et al.
California, Environment

Observed impacts of wind farms on local vegetation growth in northern China
Author:  Tang, Bijian; et al.
China, Economics, Environment

Audubon letter: wind turbines near Monhegan Island, Maine
Author:  Maine Audubon and National Audubon Society
Environment, Maine, Wildlife

Turbid wakes associated with offshore wind turbines observed with Landsat 8
Author:  Vanhellemont, Quinten; and Ruddick, Kevin
Environment, Europe, Regulations, U.K.

Ecological impact assessments fail to reduce risk of bat casualties at wind farms
Author:  Lintott, Paul; Richardson, Suzanne; Hosken, David; Fensome, Sophie; and Mathews, Fiona
Environment, Regulations, Wildlife

This Land Was Your Land: A Closer Look at 80 by 50
Author:  Bryce, Robert
Environment, U.S., Wildlife

Reply Brief of Petitioners Friends of the Columbia Gorge and Save Our Scenic Area v. Bonneville Power Administration
Author:  Friends of the Columbia Gorge
Environment, Law, Washington, Wildlife

VCE’s Investigation into the Environmental Health of the Lowell Mountains with Industrial Wind Turbines – July 2016
Author:  Vermonters for a Clean Environment
Environment, Photos, Vermont, Wildlife

Study on a hypothetical replacement of nuclear electricity by wind power in Sweden
Author:  Wagner, Fritz; and Rachlew, Elisabeth
Economics, Environment, Sweden

Refusal/Diúltú: North Meath Wind Farm
Author:  An Bord Pleanála
Aesthetics, Economics, Environment, Ireland, Property values

Two methods for estimating limits to large-scale wind power generation
Author:  Miller, Lee; Brunsell, Nathaniel; Mechem, David; et al.
Environment, Technology

Literature Reviews of the Ecological Impacts of Offshore Wind Farms
Author:  Various
Environment, Wildlife

Energy footprint: How oil, natural gas, and wind energy affect land for biodiversity and the flow of ecosystem services
Author:  Jones, Nathan; Pejchar, Liba; and Kiesecker, JosephJones, Nathan; Pejchar, Liba; and Kiesecker, JosephJones, Nathan; Pejchar, Liba; and Kiesecker, Joseph

Wind energy: Increasing deployment, rising environmental concerns
Author:  Tabassum-Abbasi; Premalatha, M.; Abbasi, Tasneem; and Abbasi, S.A.

Satellite Observations of Wind Farm Impacts on Nocturnal Land Surface Temperature in Iowa
Author:  Harris, Ronald; Zhou, Liming; and Xia, Geng
Environment, Iowa

Further evidence of impacts of large-scale wind farms on land surface temperature
Author:  Walsh-Thomas, Jenell M.; Cervone, Guido; Agouris, Peggy; and Manca, Germana
California, Environment

Estimating maximum global land surface wind power extractability and associated climatic consequences
Author:  Miller, Lee; Gans, Fabian; and Kleidon, Axel
Environment, Technology

Environmental issues associated with wind energy — a review
Author:  Dai, Kaoshan; Bergot, Anthony; Liang, Chao; Xoang, Wei-Ning; and Huang, Zhenhua
Aesthetics, Environment, Noise, Wildlife

Wind farms on undegraded peatlands are unlikely to reduce future carbon emissions
Author:  Smith, Jo; Nayak, Dali Rani; and Smith, Pete
Emissions, Environment, Scotland

Link between wind farms and frost
Author:  Waterloo and District Concerned Citizens Group
Australia, Environment

Talladh-a-Bheithe Wind Farm Proposal: Review of impacts on wild land
Author:  Wildland Research Institute
Aesthetics, Environment, Scotland

Whistling Ridge energy project
Author:  Friends of the Columbia Gorge
Environment, Impacts, Washington

Diurnal and seasonal variations of wind farm impacts on land surface temperature over western Texas
Author:  Zhou, Liming; et al.
Environment, Texas

Impacts of Industrial Wind Development on Wildlife and Ridgeline Habitat
Author:  Various
Environment, New Hampshire, Photos, Vermont, Wildlife

Metals for a low-carbon society: replacing one nonrenewable with another
Author:  Vidal, Olivier; Goffé, Bruno; and Arndt, Nicholas

Big changes for Big Valley?
Author:  Jackson, Laura
Environment, General, Health, Noise, Pennsylvania, Tourism, Wildlife

Community impacts of Waterloo wind energy development
Author:  Various
Australia, Economics, Environment, Health, Human rights

Metals and minerals in wind turbines
Author:  Northwest Mining Association
Environment, Technology

EPA comments on Shu’luuk Wind Project
Author:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
California, Environment, Wildlife

Reply Brief to Whistling Ridge Application
Author:  Friends of the Columbia Gorge; Save Our Scenic Area
Environment, Regulations, Videos, Washington

Are global wind power resource estimates overstated?
Author:  Adams, Amanda; and Keith, David
Environment, Technology, Videos

Shepherd’s Flat wind farm
Author:  Francis, Jamie
Aesthetics, Environment, Oregon, Photos

Is the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources undermining our environmental legislation?
Author:  Stelling, Keith
Environment, Ontario, Regulations

Decommissioning Estimate for the Green River Wind Farm Phase I
Author:  Energy Ventures Analysis; Hewson, Tom; and Stamberg, John
Economics, Environment, Illinois

Lowell Mountain, 14 July 2012
Author:  Vermonters for a Clean Environment
Aesthetics, Environment, Photos, Vermont, Wildlife

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