February 11, 2013

Residents near Hoosac Wind Project complaining of noise

Shelburne Falls & West County Independent | February 8, 2013 |

FLORIDA – Residents in close proximity to the Hoosac Wind Project located in Florida and Monroe will hold a press conference Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 61 Tilda Hill Road, Florida at 1 p.m. to discuss what they describe as “disturbing and unbearable ” wind turbine noise in and around neighboring homes. Noise complaints have been reported to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection.

The Hoosac Project is comprised of nineteen 240-foot-tall wind turbines, and is the largest wind project in the state. it began operation in December 2012. Some turbines are as close as 1,600 feet to residences.

URL to article:  https://www.wind-watch.org/news/2013/02/11/residents-near-hoosac-wind-project-complaning-of-noise/