The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC), in partnership with the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP), seeks proposals from qualified acoustic consultants that can assist MassCEC and MassDEP in conducting a Research Study on Wind Turbine Acoustics.
Through the Research Study on Wind Turbine Acoustics, we seek to measure the level and quality of sound emissions from a variety of operating wind turbines in Massachusetts. The Study will help inform state agencies, local decision-makers, project developers, researchers, and the public about acoustic characteristics of wind turbines.
This RFP is soliciting qualified consultants for efforts including:
Please review the RFP documentation for more details and information. MassCEC will accept proposals through 11:59 p.m. EST on Tuesday, October 9, 2012.
RFP – Research Study on Wind Turbine Acoustics (Updated with minor corrections on 9/18/12. Updated with extended timeline on 9/19/12. Please see redlines.)
FAQ - Research Study on Wind Turbine Acoustics (Updated on 9/19/12)
Responses to Questions about the RFP (Updated with additional responses on 9/19/12.)