Turbine noise study underway

Damian Moran

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Damian Moran

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The Irish government have commissioned international company Marshall Day Acoustics to perform a study on windfarm noise to help with updating guidelines.

The Irish government have commissioned international company Marshall Day Acoustics to perform a study on windfarm noise to help with updating guidelines.

The study will take into account changes in turbine technology, other research into wind turbine noise, and Ireland’s target to produce 40 percent renewable energy by 2020.

The company have previously advised on guideline reviews in Australia and New Zealand.