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Elektromagnetische Felder

Further environmental effects

Regarding grid expansion, further impacts of high-voltage power lines also involve the so-called “Corona effect”, i.e. electrostatic discharges sometimes causing annoying crackling noises.

Effects on animals and plants are not known except for offshore cables which may cause behaviour changes of certain marine creatures. Scientific research on these topics is still ongoing.

State of 2017.04.24

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