opposing unnecessary, excessive and intrusive powerline development
EMF Information & Research
Bristol University Human Radiation Effects Group carries out research into the effects on the human body of both ionising and non-ionising radiation.
SAGE First Interim Assessment (FIA) 27 April 2007 Index to notes from participant Mike O'Carroll
Powerwatch "independent EMF and Health advice"
Microwave News EMF and EMR Internet Directory.
The WHO International EMF Project The Project is to assess health and environmental effects of exposure to static and time varying electric and magnetic fields in the frequency range 0-300 GHz
National Radiological Protection Board (NRPB) Advice and information on radiation protection in the UK
Coghill Research Laboratories Exploring the effects on life of electricity and magnetism.
National Grid EMF "This website aims to give you factual, comprehensive and fair information on power-frequency EMFs"
EMFacts Consultancy, Information, reports and papers on various health issues related to human exposure to Electromagnetic Radiation - including Mobile Phones, Powerlines, Household Wiring and Appliances
The Bio-Electromagnetic Research Initiative (BEMRI) has been formed to create a research portal, for the scientific community and interested members of the lay public
Campaign Groups (EMR, EMF and Masts)
EMR Safety Network -International"To create public awareness of environmental electromagnetic field radiation (EMR) by providing information about the extent that EMR may be effecting the health of the community at large and that of the individual, and to encourage and support those who have an interest in achieving a healthier electrical environment."
EMR Network The mission of the EMR Network is to enhance local, regional, national, and international efforts to reduce, mitigate, and where possible, eliminate hazardous exposure to EMR.
Eirewaves is the official website for the Alliance For Irish Radiation Protection.
Mast Sanity a national organisation opposing the insensitive siting of mobile phone and Tetra masts in the UK.
Radiation Research Trust is an independent body that provides the facts about electromagnetic radiation and our health to the public and the media.
Campaign Groups (Powerlines)
Highlands before Pylons Western highlands of Scotland threatened by overhead 400kV powerline
England and Wales
Residents Against Triton Knoll Substation Lincolnshire
Groups fighting the 400kV Hinkley Point line:
Stour Valley Underground Stour Valley Bramford-Twinstead line
(Graveney Rural Environmental Action Team)
Trentham Environmental Action Campaign Trentham has a high voltage powerline crossing many houses...
Parents Against Leukaemia National Action Group Highlighting the possible link between EMF radiation and Leukaemia/Cancer.
"PLACE is a group of artists / initiators with a particular concern for landscape quality. Many infrastructures have been built with a minimum regard for their impact on the environment - they could be much less intrusive."
SEAT Action Group Safe Energy For Armagh/Tyrone
Alternative for Electricity)
"North East Pylon Pressure (Ireland) represents communities all over Meath, Cavan, and Monaghan who insist that the only route that Eirgrid choose for their proposed ultra-high-voltage powerlines running from Meath to Tyrone is the underground one."
http://www.stop-tht.org/ L'Etat français, Areva, EDF et RTE ont décidé, de manière anti-démocratique, de construire un 3ème réacteur nucléaire (l'EPR) à Flamanville dans la Manche et une nouvelle ligne Très Haute Tension (THT) de 400000 volts vers l'Ille-et-Vilaine et la Mayenne. Ni EPR, ni THT, ni ici, ni ailleurs.
Union ban on Basslink pylons continues Yorkshire isn't the only place National grid are having problems with overhead lines.
No Towers Transpower is proposing a new line of huge high voltage transmission towers from Auckland to Whakamaru, ranging across some of New Zealand’s most picturesque land. The line will have potentially huge effects on property values, health, and enjoyment of the environment by land owners
Stop Transmission Lines Over People Stop-EMF is a residential group organized to oppose the the Hydro One plans to install a high volatge transmission facility in the Markham area. (Canada)
Tsawwassen Residents Against Higher Voltage Overhead Lines” (TRAHVOL) is a grass roots, community based organization of responsible Tsawwassen citizens formed in early December, 2004 to intervene in and oppose the present BCTC project proposal for the “Vancouver Island Transmission Reinforcement Project” (VITR).
USA - PATH project opposition groups:
HOPE (Homeowners Opposing Power-line Encroachment) was founded in 2001 by homeowners and property owners along the Dallas Highway corridor in west Cobb County. Since this time H.O.P.E. has grown to become a statewide organization.
North Hambleton Windfarm Action Group To protect Appleton Wiske, Deighton, East Rounton, Great Smeaton, Hornby, Little Smeaton, Picton, Welbury, West Rounton and our countryside. Opposing the construction of a 9 Turbine windfarm at Ingram Grange.
Campaign for Planning Sanity "Planning Sanity was set up to help local communities tackle adverse planning and development applications that threaten to blight their communities. The site is set up in forums, each forum is intended to be a complete unit providing all the resources needed for that topic." Forums include, for example: Phone Masts; Non-Violent Direct Action; and Environmenal Impact, but not specifically power lines.
Country Guardian "is a UK conservation group which, since 1991, has campaigned against the construction of wind turbines in environmentally sensitive areas. We object because wind turbines convert rural landscape into industrial landscape, and because they are a poor source of renewable energy."
of the long fight to save Barningham High Moor
ElectroSensitivity UK "Our aim is to provide unbiased and balanced information to help those who have become sensitive to mobile and cordless phones, their masts, wifi, and a multitude of common everyday electrical appliances."
Optimum Population Trust "Towards environmentally sustainable populations"
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