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Could Falmouth Wind Decesion Impact Fairhaven?

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In what is believed to be the first time a court in the U.S. has ruled in favor of evidence that wind turbines near residential areas are a health hazard to families living nearby, Barnstable Superior Court Judge Christopher J

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Fairhaven Officials Silent On Wind Turbines Mitigation Pan

 

The debate over wind turbines in the Town of Fairhaven is expected to continue Monday night.  According to published reports, a new turbine mitigation plan has been submitted to the Board of Selectmen and the Board of Health, but neither board has made it public just yet.  R

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New Documentary Highlights Fairhaven Residents Who Live Near The Wind Turbines

The people at Wind Wise in Fairhaven, MA have come out with a new video documentary that show cases what it's like to live near the controversial turbines in Fairhaven. It;s called "TOO Close, Stories From Those Who Live In The Shadows."

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Fairhaven Wind Turbines Will Stay On

The two wind turbines in Fairhaven did not stop turning Tuesday night. The town's Board of Health had issued an order last month to Fairhaven Wind LLC, ordering the turbines to cease operations from 7pm to 7am, because of numerous complaints about noise.

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Gov. Patrick: I’d Back Wind Turbine Health Study

Gov. Deval Patrick says he would back a proposal calling for an "independent scientific study" of the health effects of wind turbines.

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Compromise Over Fairhaven Turbines in the Works

Fairhaven's Board of Selectman chair says the Town is working towards a resolution with Fairhaven Wind over the two wind turbines. Charlie Murphy says after meeting with other Town heads, Fairhaven Wind representatives, and the Mass

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Fairhaven Turbines Affected By Lack of Wind

The Fairhaven Board of Health issued an order that the Fairhaven wind turbines should not be spinning between 7 pm and 7 am.

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Sound Expert Weighs In on Fairhaven Wind

A regional sound expert is weighing in on Fairhaven's wind turbines.

Sound engineer Stephen Ambrose made a strong case to the Board of Selectmen Monday for shutting down the two turbines, based on his research at similar facilities in Falmouth, Kingston and his home state of Maine

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Fairhaven Wind Working on Turbine Adjustments

Fairhaven Wind developer Sumul Shah says he's still open to some sort of compromise after a DEP sound study found the two turbines to be out of compliance with state noise regulations.

The study showed that during five out of 24 testing periods, the turbines produced more noise than legally allowed

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Windwise Responds to Fairhaven Turbine Findings

Though the results of a state sound study of the Fairhaven wind turbines has brought relief to some, there are still questions to be answered.

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