Stop the Lines!
Opposition to Susquehanna Roseland Powerline Project
Our friends fighting on the PA side:
Our friends challenging the Sparta-Riverbank
hydro project: http://stopriverbank.com/
Comparison of DC and AC transmission (from pg
88 of Steven Chu Feb 2008 presentation)
Steven Chu will soon be named our next energy secretary, and seems to think that DC will be preferred for our new grid
Steven Chu pg 88
If you want to read more from Chu's February 2008, the full presentation is here
Steven Chu presentation
Other groups that we are working with
Health / EMF's
(Yes, hairdryers and microwaves put off high levels of EMF,
so don't keep them on 24 hours a day next to you, OK?!
Transmission lines fully loaded DO put off EMF 24 hours a day, and depending on proximity of your house from the line may be reason for concern)
Do high-voltage power lines cause cancer?
Bioinitiative Report (Shows recommended safe levels of EMF)
Power Line Health Facts
Increased exposure to pollutant aerosols under high voltage power lines - NIH Paper
BMJ EMF Study
EMF's in our everyday lives
NJDEP info on EMF's
Another EMF Video
EMF's & Aerosol Pollutants!
Lighbulbs under powerlines
NIEHS EMF Comments
Solar powered laser
Solar array in Trenton
Dept. of Energy
NIETC study (national interest electric transmission corridors)
Designation of our area as a transmission corridor !
Map of Mid-Atlantic National Interest corridor
FAQ's on NIETC study
PJM sales pitch to Senate July 31, 2008
Stop the Towers!
Stopthepoles.com (south NJ)
Mid-Atlantic concerned citizens
Similar current projects and
Judges put powerline project from VA-PA (TrAILco) on hold (From Piedmont Environmental Council website)
Highlighted points from the above descision are here
Link to expert testimony in fighting this type of project