Land-based Wind Energy: A Guide to Understanding the Issues and Making Informed Decisions

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Craig Gilvarg
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Jun 7, 2011 –

In partnership with CLF Ventures, the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) provides a guide to land-based wind energy issues that we hope  will help decision-makers navigate the complex issues involved in siting land-based wind energy. 
Click Here to Read the Guidebook 
Topics covered in this resource include:

  • How to make sense of information about wind energy
  • Why are Massachusetts and its communities considering wind energy?
  • Economics
  • Visual Impacts and Health
  • Sound and Health
  • Birds, Bats, and Wind Power
  • Property  Values
  • Public Engagement in the Siting Process