Category Archives: Media Releases

EEA – Searching for Noise Solutions on Awareness Day

To mark the International Noise Awareness Day on 27 April, the European Environment Agency (EEA) and the Noise Abatement Society (NAS) seek submissions for the new European Soundscape Award which will recognise innovative solutions to noise problems. Exposure to unwanted […]

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Noise Abatement Society new online publication informs the soundtrack of our lives

SOUNDSCAPE – WHERE LIFE SOUNDS GOOD  The Noise Abatement Society is pleased to announce the launch of its flagship online publication – SoundScape, where life sounds good. The first publication of its kind, this inaugural issue was borne out of […]

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Soundscape – how do you consider yours?

To consider sound as fluid as the air we breathe, a life force coursing through our planet, is to understand the scope and potency of resonance. As such, our sensitivity to it needs little explanation, it simply remains that we […]

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NAS CONSULTATION RESPONSE: DECC – Planning for New Energy Infrastructure Revised Draft National Policy Statements for Energy Infrastructure

The Noise Abatement Society welcomes this opportunity to respond to consultation on revised draft National Policy Statements for Energy Infrastructure. This response focuses on aspects of proposed policy that have changed, or particularly important issues which NAS believes should change. […]

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‘Noise Oscars’ Winners Announced

Winners of the 10th annual John Connell Awards, dubbed the ‘Noise Oscars’, were announced by the Noise Abatement Society (NAS) last night at a packed awards ceremony in the House of Commons. The awards are designed to recognise and promote […]

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