Filed under: Health Issues

Prof. Henshaw presentation on Scientific Basis of Health Effects of EMFs

Professor Denis Henshaw of Bristol University’s presentation in Trim, Co Meath on the “Scientific basis of the health effects of electric and magnetic fields associated with the electricity supply” at a meeting organised by Marian Harkin MEP on Feb 10th, 2014 to discuss matters including:

  • Do Pylons-MEF damage your health?
  • Is is feasible to underground cables?

This is an 8MB PDF file. DownloadFileHere:HenshawScientificBasisEMFHealthTrim

February 10, 2014

Health Issues & EMF: Briefing Document

A significant body of research over the years has been performed in relation to the health effects of electric and magnetic fields associated with extra high voltage lines. In this Document NEPP looks at some of this research and examines what Eirgrid has to say about the issue.

Health Issues – Briefing Doc: Download as Word Doc

December 1, 2013

Letter to Phil Hogan re Expert Report on EMFS

Dear Minister,

As you may be aware there is considerable concern amongst the public in relation to the possible health effects of electromagnetic fields (EMF) emanating from overhead electricity power lines. This concern has become more widespread in the last number of months because of EirGrid’s plans to significantly increase the grid over the coming years.

Continue December 1, 2013

NEPPC call for Government action on EMF report

Government’s own Expert Group said ‘power lines link to cancer cannot be excluded’:
The government has failed to act on any of the recommendations of a major report on radiation caused by high power electricity lines, drawn up by a high powered committee of international experts, the North East Pylon Pressure campaign has pointed out.

Continue December 1, 2013

Gov. Report: Health Effects of EMFs

Download the 2007 Gov Report on the effect of EMFs.

Health Effects of EMF Govt. Report 2007 (PDF)

February 1, 2013

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