Friday, April 29, 2016
Northern Natives have wind energy expertise
By Geordi Kakepetum, NCC Development, Opinion article in the London Free Press
"In 2010, the chiefs of six First Nations in northern Ontario — Deer Lake, Fort Severn, Keewaywin, McDowell Lake, North Spirit Lake and Poplar Hill — joined forces to explore ways to better manage energy use in their communities. The reliance on diesel-generated electricity in these communities is unsustainable from both an economic and environmental perspective."
Thursday, April 28, 2016
No means no for wind farms, says council
By Debora Van Brenk the London Free Press
"An Elgin County community that stands to gain a wind farm it doesn’t want has told regulators they should count native endorsement of a project only if the bands have claims near the planned site."
Monday, April 18, 2016
Energy Ministry stands firm on Elgin wind turbines
By Debora Van Brend the London Free Press
"Unimpressed by a meeting with Energy Ministry officials, MPP Jeff Yurek said the province seems unwilling to revisit an energy company’s plan to build wind turbines in Dutton Dunwich."
Monday, April 18, 2016
Letter to the Editor & West Elgin Chronicle Ad
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Ontario's Ill Wind
By Jim McPherson, Special to the Toronto Sun
"On March 23, Lorrie Goldstein's "Burn our Money" column in the Toronto Sun criticized Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for budgeting about $10 billion (including overseas spending) by 2020 on what Trudeau claims are climate change initiatives."
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Native wind farm OK stirs up hot air locally
By John Miner, The London Free Press
"First, they found out they're getting giant wind turbines even though they didn't want them.
Now residents of a Southwestern Ontario township are learning the support of six Ontario First Nations communities - more than 1,000 kilometers away..."
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Demand Inquiry Petition
We are asking you to sign this petition demanding an inquiry into how the Liberal government does business with donors to the Ontario Liberal Party.
If you haven't seen the graph below, these were donations that were made to the Liberals by the wind proponents who were successful in achieving a contract for Industrial Wind Turbines through the governments recent LRP-1 RFP bidding process.
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