Presentation Description: As the State of New York continues down the ambitious road towards renewable energy, new regulations aim to streamline permitting compared to the long drawn-out Article 10 process. This presentation will outline the acoustical aspects of the new regulations as they come into effect, and offers insights from lessons learned in other jurisdictions that have undergone a similar path.
identify areas of risk and opportunity associated with permitting renewable projects in the state of NY
identify key aspects of good / problematic sound regulations that may be applicable to their jurisdiction
appreciate the nuances of sound modelling, measurement and perception that drive behaviour of people living around renewable projects