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Unsustainable Wind Turbine Blade Disposal Practices in the United States
Author:  Ramirez-Tejeda, Katerin; et al.

Wind energy in Germany and Europe – Status, potentials and challenges for baseload application – Developments in Germany since 2010
Author:  Linneman, Thomas; and Vallana, Guido
Economics, Europe, Germany, Grid

Sharp Hills Wind Farm: Assessment by Delta Waterfowl
Author:  Petrie, Scott; and Chouinard, Matt
North Dakota, Wildlife

Analysis of near-surface relative humidity in a wind turbine array boundary layer using an instrumented unmanned aerial system and large-eddy simulation
Author:  Adkins, Kevin; and Sescu, Adrian

50 Reasons for Opposing the Crescent Peak Wind Project
Author:  Deever, Donald
Aesthetics, Impacts, Nevada, Regulations

Windschmerz: Can The Planet Survive Industrial Wind Energy?
Author:  False Progress
Environment, Impacts

Blight for Naught: Wind Turbines and the Rationalized Desecration of Nature
Author:  False Progress
Aesthetics, Environment, Impacts, Noise, Property values

Low-frequency outdoor–indoor noise level difference for wind turbine assessment
Author:  Thorsson, Pontus; Persson Waye, Kerstin; Smith, Michael; Ögren, Mikael; Pedersen, Eja; and Forssén Jens

Development of the WHO Environmental Noise Guidelines for the European Region: An Introduction
Author:  Jarosińska, Dorota; Héroux, Marie-Ève; et al.
Europe, Health, Noise

Effects of Different Spectral Shapes and Amplitude Modulation of Broadband Noise on Annoyance Reactions in a Controlled Listening Experiment
Author:  Schäffer, Beat; et al.

Mad River Wind Farm Impact Assessment Study in the Tug Hill Region of New York State
Author:  Newman, David; and Fisher, Brian
Environment, New York

Using residential proximity to wind turbines as an alternative exposure measure to investigate the association between wind turbines and human health
Author:  Barry, Rebecca; Sulsky, Sandra; and Kreiger, Nancy
Health, Noise, Ontario, Prince Edward Island

Predicting the impacts of anthropogenic disturbances on marine populations
Author:  Nabe‐Nielsen, Jacob; et al.

Marginal Emissions Factors for Electricity Generation in the Midcontinent ISO
Author:  Thind, Maninder; et al.
Emissions, Grid, U.S.

Bulk Energy Storage Increases United States Electricity System Emissions
Author:  Hittinger, Eric; and Azevedo, Inês
Emissions, Grid, U.S.

Have fossil fuels been substituted by renewables? An empirical assessment for 10 European countries
Author:  Cardoso Marques, António; Alberto Fuinhas, José; and André Pereira, Diogo
Emissions, Europe, Grid

Burden of proof: A comprehensive review of the feasibility of 100% renewable-electricity systems
Author:  Heard, Ben; Brook, Barry; Wigley, Tom; and Bradshaw, Corey
Emissions, Technology

Market value of variable renewables: The effect of solar and wind power variability on their relative price
Author:  Hirth, Lion
Economics, Europe

Action on multiple fronts, illegal poisoning and wind farm planning, is required to reverse the decline of the Egyptian vulture in southern Spain
Author:  Sanz-Aguilar, Ana; et al.
Spain, Wildlife

Raptor Interactions with Wind Energy: Case Studies from Around the World
Author:  Watson, Richard; et al.

Impacts of Wind Turbines on Redheads in the Laguna Madre
Author:  Lange, Corey; et al.
Texas, Wildlife

Living in habitats affected by wind turbines may result in an increase in corticosterone levels in ground dwelling animals
Author:  Łopucki, Rafał; et al.
Health, Wildlife

Wind turbines impact bat activity, leading to high losses of habitat use in a biodiversity hotspot
Author:  Millon, Lara; et al.
New Caledonia, Wildlife

Does the Presence of Wind Turbines Have Negative Externalities for People in Their Surroundings? Evidence from Well-Being Data
Author:  Krekel, Christian; and Zerrah, Alexander
Germany, Health

Gone with the Wind: Implications of Wind Development for Raptor Populations
Author:  Naylor, Lauren
U.S., Wildlife

Short-term nighttime wind turbine noise and cardiovascular events: A nationwide case-crossover study from Denmark
Author:  Poulsen, Aslak Harbo; et al.
Denmark, Health, Noise

Impact of Hourly Wind Power Variations on the System Operation in the Nordic Countries
Author:  Holttinen, Hannele
Denmark, Finland, Grid, Norway, Sweden

Effect of Energy Storage on Variations in Wind Power
Author:  Paatero, Jukka; and Lund, Peter
Grid, Technology

There’s a Persistent Hum in This Canadian City, and No One Knows Why
Author:  Mele, Christopher
Health, Noise, Ontario

Health effects of wind turbines in working environments – a scoping review
Author:  Freiberg, Alice; et al.

Understanding stress effects of wind turbine noise – the integrated approach
Author:  Pohl, Johannes; Gabriel, Joachim; and Hübner, Gundula
Germany, Health, Noise

Infrasound and low-frequency noise – does it affect human health?
Author:  Alves-Pereira, Marian; Bakker, Huub; Rapley, Bruce; and Summers, Rachel
Health, Ireland, Noise

Subjective perception of wind turbine noise – The stereo approach
Author:  Cooper, Steven; and Chan, Chris

Wind and solar are much less efficient decarbonizers than combined-cycle gas turbines
Author:  Plummer, James; Frank, Charles; and Michaels, Robert
Economics, Emissions

Top 10 Myths About Wind Energy and Birds
Author:  Hutchins, Michael

Summary of the Effect of the Medical and Scientific Evidence
Author:  White, Richard; and Bean, Katherine
Australia, Health, Law, Noise

Consistent modelling of wind turbine noise propagation from source to receiver
Author:  Barlas, Emre; et al.
Noise, Technology

Why wind turbine sounds are annoying, and why it matters
Author:  Palmer, William
Health, Noise

Groton Wind, New Hampshire
Author:  Hemmel, William
Aesthetics, Environment, New Hampshire, Photos, Videos

Expert Witness Statement of Sarah Laurie, Waubra Foundation
Author:  Laurie, Sarah
Health, New Zealand, Noise, Regulations

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