Wind Noise Measurements (In Decibels)
At a distance of 750 to 1,000 feet, a modern wind farm is said to produce about as much noise as a kitchen refrigerator. Wind noise measurements (in decibels) reveal that there is more noise made in an office and inside a car than that by a modern wind farm.
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Source: American Wind Energy Association.