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Ontario MPP Todd Smith Calls on the Government to Halt wpd Construction

Todd Smith, the MPP member for Prince Edward Hastings speaks out to call upon the government to halt wpd construction and vegetation clearing. This is worth listening to.   Advertisements

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Environment Minister Glen Murray refuses to meet with Mayor Quaiff

You may already know that Prince Edward County Mayor Robert Quaiff was rebuffed by both Premier Kathleen Wynne and the Minister of the Environment. If you would like to read the letter Mayor Robert Quaiff received here it is in full. Click … Continue reading

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MPP Todd Smith writes the Environment Minister about the wpd White Pines Project

Protect ecosystem from damage from wind power, MPP Smith write to Environment Minister July 17, 2015 Hon. Glen Murray Ferguson Block 11th Flr 77 Wellesley St W Toronto ON M7A 2T5 Dear Minister, I am writing you today to express considerable … Continue reading

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Mayor Robert Quaiff to Premier Wynne and Minister Murray

Mayor Robert Quaiff writes the Premier of Ontario and the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change. He expresses his dismay and concern of the recent Renewable Energy Approval to wpd White Pines Wind Incorporated (wpd) for 27 industrial wind turbines in … Continue reading

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Action Request: Quinte News on-line poll

North Perth Councillor Warren Howard appeared before the Committee of the Whole yesterday seeking support in principle for a bylaw that would uphold the rights of municipalities to regulate wind turbine noise. Mr. Howard represents a working group of representatives … Continue reading

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Political – Nov. 21, 2013 – Premier in town for Leal’s 10th anniversary bash

Outside the premier was met with boos, chants and placards. Inside she was met with warm handshakes, introductions and applause. Premier Kathleen Wynne met with boisterous wind farm protesters outside the Evinrude Centre Thursday night before heading inside for a … Continue reading

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Political – Oct 26, 2013 – Energy Minister Bob Chiarelli answers turbine questions

Here from The Independent, are the responses received by the newspaper to a set of questions put to Ontario Energy Minister Bob Chiarelli, on the new procurement process for large-scale wind power projects. The announcement of the new process has … Continue reading

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