Visit windpowermonthlyevents.com for the latest on our upcoming conferences and webcasts

Sweden

Sweden

Military more relaxed

Preliminary studies have been made in Sweden on how wind turbines affect radio signals and radar. During the next six months, this work will be followed by a comprehensive field study. Work group Sa Vind -- created by the Swedish wind power association -- will report the final results by mid 1998. The military's Christer Hekansson has disclosed that the results of the study so far indicate that the military's fear of the effects on the national security network of wind turbine installations could have been exaggerated. It seems the military authorities are likely to take a less militant stance on wind plant planning applications in the future.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles
and free email bulletins.

Sign up now
Already registered?
Sign in

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus

Windpower Monthly Events

Latest Jobs