Resources and Links

For information on understanding and adapting to the impacts of climate change in NSW and plans to combat it, visit the Department of Environment & Heritage website.


The Clean Energy Council ( CEC ) represents and works with hundreds of businesses in Australia’s clean energy industry. Some general fact sheets from the CEC can be accessed here.


In March 2014, the Australian Medical Association (AMA) released its official position on health and wind farms. This statement is available on the AMA website.


Information regarding Climate Change and the NSW government’s plans  for renewable energy can be obtained from the website for the Department of Environment & Heritage. In addition, you can also obtain a copy of information fact sheets on wind farms from this site.


In March 2014, Australian Medical Associations (AMA) released a position statement regarding health and wind farms in Australia. You can view this statement on the AMA website.


Fact Sheet on Wind Farms in NSW by the Department of Industry, Resources and Energy.


One of the world’s leading turbine manufacturers, is the Danish Company VESTAS. Last year they initiated an online campaign to provide fact-based information about wind energy. A link to this informative site has been provided below.


For further information on climate change from the United Nations, refer to the UN and Climate Change website. There is news and links on what climate change really means for people and what is being done about it globally.


The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ( IPCC ) is an international scientific body charged with the responsibility of assessing climate change. The IPCC was established in 1988 by the United Nations Environment Program and the World Meteorological Organisation to review and assess the most updated technical, scientific and socio-economic information available globally in order to understand climate change.