Archive | November 27, 2012

Ruth Farquhar: Turbines will endanger Manitoulin Island tourism

The Sudbury Star — November 26, 2012 Manitoulin Island will never be the same. When I read the headline in the local press that the McLean’s Mountain wind turbine project has been given approval, my heart sank a little. The provincial government has given the project the green light. The Green Energy portfolio is turning […]

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Backlash Against Big Wind Continues — The Left, Greens and MSM ignore growing health and environmental concerns

Robert Bryce — The National Review — November 26, 2012 Last month, 60 residents of New York’s Herkimer County filed a lawsuit in Albany that provides yet another example of the growing backlash against the wind-energy sector. It also exposes the double standard that exists in both the mainstream media and among environmental groups when […]

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U.S. — Wind Intermittency and the Production Tax Credit: A High Cost Subsidy for Low Value Power

Jonathan A. Lesser, PHD — Continental Economics — October 2012 To read extensive and thorough report on why subsidies for wind energy should end, click here

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