Wind Farm

Open Letter to Premier McGuinty: Restore Local Democracy

John Laforet | Posted 01.29.2012 | Canada Politics
John Laforet

Premier McGuinty, your declaration that you are prepared to listen to Bill 10 is a positive step to address all that has happened since Feb. 11 2009 when you stated you would not hesitate to 'foist' renewable energy projects on communities, and lashed out at concerned citizens.

Vermont Wind Farm Site Meets Occupation of Its Own

John Laforet | Posted 12.22.2011 | Canada
John Laforet

While OWS entered it's second week of high-profile coverage, an occupation of a very different kind began taking place in Vermont. Concerned citizens have worked together to oppose Green Mountain Power's bid to clear-cut 134 acres of ridge top to install 21 industrial wind turbines in this environmentally-sensitive area.

'Wind Farm Ruined Our Health'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.21.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - A southwestern Ontario family is suing over a wind farm they claim is damaging their health.The Michaud family of Thamesville claims they ha...

Juno Beach Wind Farm Plans Anger Veterans

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.19.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- TORONTO - A French plan to install towering wind turbines within sight of a beach where thousands of Canadians fought a bloody b...

Wind Power: A Quiet Solution to Climate Change

Adam Scott | Posted 08.26.2011 | Canada
Adam Scott

Is the fear and anxiety being spread about the sound of wind power justified? For better or for worse, we have adapted to a life of auditory extremes, so it's a bit confusing then that one of quieter things we build -- windmills -- are said to be the subject of great handwringing and upset.