# 1 The Falmouth wind turbine abutters bought homes in a residentially
zoned location as did other home owners around the state.
#2 The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center formerly the Massachusetts
Technology Collaborative now reviews the placement of megawatt commercial wind
turbines 2000 feet from residential homes. Aka the Mass CEC admits the megawatt
turbines are too close to residential property. Mass CEC knows the turbines are
#3 The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection has found
multiple commercial megawatt turbines in different towns out of compliance under
the older state noise rules through a sample of tests. Aka the commercial
megawatt turbines are breaking state noise regulations. The Mass DEP knows
The bottom line here is the state of Massachusetts has a renewable energy
goal of 2000 megawatts of renewable energy by the year 2020. The Massachusetts
Clean Energy Center formerly the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative a semi
quasi state agency and the state of Massachusetts made a major mistake placing
commercial megawatt turbines too close to residential homes. The mistake is in
the hundreds of millions and still mounting.
Gov Patrick and his administration are aware of it as are our state
legislators. The towns officials whose towns have the commercial wind turbnes
are aware as well as the abutters.
Everyone knows the commercial megawatt turbines are too close.