Offshore Wind Farms Provide Out-of-Sight Power

“Not in my backyard” seems to be the standard hue and cry whenever a new large-scale wind turbine installation is planned. Inevitably, local municipalities field complaints from citizen’s groups and homeowners associations concerned about noise and aesthetics affecting property values. An alternative that’s gaining ground is offshore turbines.

Do Wind Turbines Make Music or Noise?

Some people describe it as music, others describe it as noise. No, we’re not talking about the latest wailings of the Pussy Cat Dolls. We’re talking about the sound that comes from wind turbines.