"3m. "Telecommunications interference" means any interference with or 5
disruption of broadcast, cable, commercial mobile, radio, or telecommunications 6
"(dg) The commission shall promulgate rules establishing a procedure for 9
receiving and investigating complaints from the public about noise or 10
telecommunications interference associated with wind energy systems. After notice 11
and hearing, the commission may order the owner or operator of a wind energy 12
system to take actions that the commission determines are necessary to resolve the
complaint, including actions for restoring any broadcast, cable, commercial mobile, 2
radio, or telecommunications service.
(dr) The commission shall promulgate rules requiring the operator of a wind 4
energy system to prepare and implement an emergency shutdown plan for 5
preventing interference with air ambulances.".
For purposes of this section, "public utility" includes the owner or 9
operator of a wind energy system, as defined in s. 66.0403 (1) (m).
(e) For the purpose of direct assessment under sub. (1) of expenses 12
incurred by the commission in connection with its activities under s. 196.378 (4g) 13
(dg), the term "public utility" includes the owner or operator of a wind energy system, 14
as defined in s. 66.0403 (1) (m).".