Windmill noise shatters rural silence

Posted by Christine, January 15, 2011

A small but growing number of families and homeowners across the country who say they have learned the hard way that wind power — a clean alternative to electricity from fossil fuels — is not without emissions of its own.

Lawsuits and complaints about turbine noise, vibrations and subsequent lost property value have cropped up in Illinois, Texas, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Massachusetts, among other states.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/06/business/energy-environment/06noise.html?_r=1