Videos from Maine

Part I Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine

The Friends of the Highland Mountains produced this powerful three part video in hopes of exposing the threat to the beautiful and ecologically sensitive mountains of Highland Plantation, Maine. Highland Wind LLC proposes to blast and bulldoze the extraordinary landscape features, to erect 48-industrial scale wind turbines within the viewshed of the Appalachian Trail, the Bigelow Preserve and the Arnold Trail. Visit Friends of the Highland Mountains' website for current information on this debate. Duration: 7 minutes 34 seconds See all three parts: Part I Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine Part II Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine Part III Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine
8 Oct 2010

Part III Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine

The Friends of the Highland Mountains produced this powerful three part video in hopes of exposing the threat to the beautiful and ecologically sensitive mountains of Highland Plantation, Maine. Highland Wind LLC proposes to blast and bulldoze the extraordinary landscape features, to erect 48-industrial scale wind turbines within the viewshed of the Appalachian Trail, the Bigelow Preserve and the Arnold Trail. Visit Friends of the Highland Mountains' website for current information on this debate. Duration: 7 minutes 34 seconds See all three parts: Part I Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine Part II Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine Part III Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine
8 Oct 2010

Part ll Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine

The Friends of the Highland Mountains produced this powerful three part video in hopes of exposing the threat to the beautiful and ecologically sensitive mountains of Highland Plantation, Maine. Highland Wind LLC proposes to blast and bulldoze the extraordinary landscape features, to erect 48-industrial scale wind turbines within the viewshed of the Appalachian Trail, the Bigelow Preserve and the Arnold Trail. Visit Friends of the Highland Mountains' website for current information on this debate. Duration: 7 minutes 34 seconds See all three parts: Part I Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine Part II Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine Part III Save the Mountains of Highland, Maine
8 Oct 2010

The fight over wind power in Vinalhaven

The Lindgrens, along with a dozen or so neighbors living less than a mile from the $15 million wind facility here, say the industrial whoosh-and-whoop of the 123-foot blades is making life in this otherwise tranquil corner of the island unbearable. Duration: 5 minutes 5 seconds
5 Oct 2010

Health effects of wind turbine noise: Nissenbaum

Doctors Michael Nissenbaum and Robert McCunney discuss the effects of wind turbines on human health at a May 6, 2010 forum sponsored by the Rutland Regional Medical Center in Vermont. In this clip, Dr. Nissenbaum presents the results of his pilot study at the Mars Hill wind facility in Mars Hill Maine. The full evening's presentation can be found here under the title "Health Impacts of Wind Turbines". Duration: 10 minutes  
9 May 2010

Voices of Vinalhaven, Maine Part 2 of 2

On December 19, WERU 89.9 FM radio conducted a lengthy interview with residents living near the Fox Island Wind Farm located in Vinalhaven, Maine, an island community about 12 miles off the coastline. The wind facility, consisting of 3 GE 1.5 MW wind turbines, was commissioned on November 17, 2009. This video (part 2 of 2) was compiled using excerpts of the interview. Those speaking are describing their experience of living with turbine noise. The images appearing in this video are not from Vinalhaven, however, they are actual photos of other locations in North America where towers were sited very close to homes. The entire interview can be heard at WERU 89.9 FM . Duration: 8 minutes 32 seconds View Part 1: Duration 9 minutes 37 seconds
26 Dec 2009

Voices of Vinalhaven, Maine Part 1 of 2

On December 19, WERU 89.9 FM radio conducted a lengthy interview with residents living near the Fox Island Wind Farm located in Vinalhaven, Maine, an island community about 12 miles off the coastline. The wind facility, consisting of 3 GE 1.5 MW wind turbines, was commissioned on November 17, 2009. This video (part 1 of 2) was compiled using excerpts of the interview. Those speaking are describing their experience of living with turbine noise. The images appearing in this video are not from Vinalhaven, however, they are actual photos of other locations in North America where towers were sited very close to homes. The entire interview can be heard at WERU 89.9 FM . Duration: 9 minutes 37 seconds View Part 2: Duration: 8 minutes 32 seconds
26 Dec 2009

Wind turbines and health, an interview with Dr. Nissenbaum (Part 1 of 2)

This two-part radio interview features Dr. Michael Nissenbaum of Fort Kent Maine. Dr. Nissenbaum conducted medical interviews with the families of Mars Hill, Maine who live within 3600-feet of turbines. He discusses his findings, and more, in this interview with Brian O'Neil of WLEA radio in New York. A presentation of his data can be found here: http://www.windaction.org/documents/20497 .
15 Aug 2009

Welcome to Mars Hill - Part 3 of 3

This video introduces you to the people of Mars Hill ME who are being driven from their homes due to wind turbine noise. UPC Wind installed 28 1.5 MW turbines within 2600 feet of where these families live. The problem of noise developed almost immediately after the turbines were turned on. Welcome to Mars Hill: Part 1: 9 minutes 42 seconds Part 2: 9 minutes 06 seconds Part 3: 3 minutes 15 seconds Credits: Special thanks to Carol and Paul Brouha, Bobbie Kinnel, Wendy Todd, and Praetorian Productions for creating this video. We also wish to thank Rick Bolton of Environmental Compliance Alliance for converting the DVD to .wmv format.
25 Dec 2007

Welcome to Mars Hill - Part 1 of 3

This video introduces you to the people of Mars Hill ME who are being driven from their homes due to wind turbine noise. UPC Wind installed 28 1.5 MW turbines within 2600 feet of where these families live. The problem of noise developed almost immediately after the turbines were turned on. Welcome to Mars Hill: Part 1: 9 minutes 42 seconds Part 2: 9 minutes 06 seconds Part 3: 3 minutes 15 seconds   Credits: Special thanks to Carol and Paul Brouha, Bobbie Kinnel, Wendy Todd, and Praetorian Productions for creating this video. We also wish to thank Rick Bolton of Environmental Compliance Alliance for converting the DVD to .wmv format.  
25 Dec 2007

Welcome to Mars Hill - Part 2 of 3

This video introduces you to the people of Mars Hill ME who are being driven from their homes due to wind turbine noise. UPC Wind installed 28 1.5 MW turbines within 2600 feet of where these families live. The problem of noise developed almost immediately after the turbines were turned on. Welcome to Mars Hill: Part 1: 9 minutes 42 seconds Part 2: 9 minutes 06 seconds Part 3: 3 minutes 15 seconds Credits: Special thanks to Carol and Paul Brouha, Bobbie Kinnel, Wendy Todd, and Praetorian Productions for creating this video. We also wish to thank Rick Bolton of Environmental Compliance Alliance for converting the DVD to .wmv format.
25 Dec 2007

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