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14 Aug 2011

Electricity Sub-station
Hi Olivia,

Has there been any research done on humans living in close proximity to an electricity sub-station? I am interested in a house that has one about 30m from the fence and don''t want to end up with cancer or other complications because of this.

Thanks for your help.
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01 Jan 0001

There's a lot of controversy around this issue, but at this point, there is no convincing evidence that living near a substation as you describe would pose any siginifcant health risk.
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