Health complaints from people living around wind turbines shown to be psychological effect of anti-wind energy lobby

Sickness being attributed to wind turbines is more likely to have been caused by people getting alarmed at the health warnings circulated by activists, an Australian study has found.

Complaints of illness were far more prevalent in communities targeted by anti-wind farm groups, said the report’s author, Simon Chapman, professor of public health at Sydney University.

His report concludes that illnesses being blamed on windfarms