Monthly Archives: April 2012

FIT Projects Map

Please note that the link no longer works.  The OPA has removed it but if it is posted again, you will find it posted on this site.   The OPA’s (Ontario Power Authority) map of the “projects” that have a … Continue reading

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Huron East expresses concern with ice throw, transmission line route

The Mitchell Advocate http://www.mitchelladvocate.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3534752 Council writes letter after reviewing construction and design reports from St. Columban Energy By Susan Hundertmark Concerns about industrial wind turbine setbacks, ice throw and the proposed route for the transmission line will be included in … Continue reading

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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights; Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Rights of the Child

Letter from Eric Gillespie on behalf of NAPAW to Attorney Generals of Canada        http://ontariowindresistance.files.wordpress.com/2012/04/ag-letter.pdf Excerpt:  The desire for rapid deployment of wind energy facilities appears to violate numerous Articles of The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and United Nations Convention … Continue reading

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Reader wonders: Are you a NIMBY?

Mitchell Advocate http://www.mitchelladvocate.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3528432 Dear Editor: Just some observations at this time. Yes, it is the beginning of April 2012. West Perth is a 25 per cent part of Perth County, which has a reputation of being a 90 per cent … Continue reading

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Un-fit Protest

Check out the numerous pictures and videos of the protest at http://ontario-wind-resistance.org/ There was an excellent news report by Sun Media that all Ontarians should watch! Dalton’s Dangerous Delusions Click to watch video

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West Perth Transmission

West Perth Transmission Lines Grand Bend Wind Limited Partnership c/o Northland Power Open Houses 5th April 2012, 5pm – 8pm Bluewater Community Center/Zurich Arena, 15 East St, Zurich 12th April 2012,  5pm – 8pm, Seaforth and District Community centre, 122 Duke Street, … Continue reading

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Wind power opponents take to Toronto streets; premier points to changes

Winnipeg Free Press http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/business/wind-power-opponents-plan-massive-protest-premier-points-to-positive-changes-145923525.html TORONTO – Protesters from rural communities across Ontario gathered in Toronto today to tell cities they need to join their fight against wind farms. A few hundred protesters — with signs decrying the health, financial and … Continue reading

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MPP blasts premier

Stratford Beacon Herald http://www.stratfordbeaconherald.com/2012/04/01/mpp-blasts-premier Randy Pettapiece is keeping up the wind pressure on Premier Dalton McGuinty. The Perth-Wellington MPP sent a three-page letter to the premier this week outlining the concerns of local constituents about the province’s “damaging and divisive” … Continue reading

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