CONTACTS: Hybrid Turbines, Inc., www.hybridturbines.com; American Wind Energy Association, www.awea.org; Union of Concerned Scientists, www.ucsusa.org; Nina Pierpont's Wind Turbine Syndrome
Provey also allows Christine Real de Azua of AWEA to dismiss the issue of "wind turbine syndrome
." Vibroacoustic disease is a well-documented occupational hazard caused by exposure to high levels of infrasound and low-frequency sound.
SIR - Today, the Institute of Acoustics conference will take place in Cardiff and will be discussing "wind turbine syndrome
" and wind farm noise.
Wind Turbine Syndrome
has people complaining of headaches and nosebleeds from the low-frequency sound that you can't hear.