Build Your Own Wind Turbine - newsflash

By: Build Your Own Wind Turbine  05/12/2011
Keywords: Wind Turbine, turbine

A NOISY wind turbine which drove residents to distraction has been silenced by council chiefs.

Some believed the deep howl resonating over Forest Green, Nailsworth, Woodchester and Amberley during high winds originated from the Ecotricity turbine at Lynch Knoll in Nympsfield.

But Stroud District Council officials ruled that out and tracked down the source of the noise to a small, privately-owned turbine at agricultural premises in Tinkley Lane, between Forest Green and Nympsfield. 

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