Mareeba Wind turbines
The following report into the effects is of interest to aviation people and how effects are just buried with little or no comment, particularly if the effect may be negative on the proposal.
Aviation effects at Mareeba
The Company detailed to do the study was Lambert & Rehbein Aeronautical Assessment, who are […]
Wind Turbines Preliminary Report
The Senate wind turbines report has just been released, following public hearings and the seven recommendations include health research and a series of guidelines covering operation and approval.
The use of an Independent Expert Scientific Committee, is a step forward. The senate committee considered that this “Expert Scientific Committee” should consult […]
Wind Turbine – Senate Inquiry
This inquiry is still receiving submissions. Matters and effects have been raised in the past, with a report made to CASA, which raises serious issues.
In October 2014, a manifest was presented to the Senators, which included matters relating to wind turbines.
On 24 November 2014, the Senate […]
The following post on pprune, gives a list of issues that should be dealt with the regulator – CASA
Aviation effects of Wind Turbines, as below:
Up-into-the-air Join Date: May 2010 Location: More than 300km from SY, Australia Posts: 687 RFS Operations If these are removed from Crookwell, having also serious flight time in the […]
An insightful report today on ABC- 2RN occurred this morning [11th September 2014], where a US expert posed the question:
Wind Turbines – Will these replace traditional sources?
In fact recently, with a couple of days of low wind conditions, the wind-turbines produced little power.
The impact on aviation remains and is being demonstrated in […]
At a meeting in Crookwell on Monday 8th September 2014, there were serious objections raised to the Wind Turbines that had been built by the Gullen Range Wind Farm, which demonstrate the degree to which the constructor [and operator] have “thumbed their noses” at the actual approval.
Sixty-nine turbines were not placed in the correct […]
The following is from the Airport, Aviation protection Group and the references to the CASA web site [includes information that is now removed by CASA from general view]:
1. Project AS 06/07 Assessment of obstacles including wind turbines and exhaust plumes Project closure notes
Project closed 1 March 2011
Project overtaken by events. AC 139-18(0) […]
A local report [22nd August 2014] is as follows:
Release: Wind Turbines – What effects do they really have??
At a protest meeting in Goulburn NSW, over 40 people turned out on a typical spring day in cool and mild weather. The protest was at the same time local member, Prue Goward [Minister […]