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Ontario: Drennans lose wind turbine appeal — Tribunal rules against them

Huron County couple denied wind turbine appeal

John Spears — Toronto Star — February 7, 2014

An environmental tribunal has rejected the claim of a Huron County farm couple that a nearby wind farm will violate their Charter rights

A tribunal has rejected a Huron County couple’s claim that a nearby wind farm will violate the Charter of Rights by threatening their health.

Shawn and Tricia Drennan have a 300-acre farm in the area where K2 Wind Ontario proposes to develop a wind farm with 140 turbines.

A dozen turbines and a big transformer station will be within two kilometres of their farm, and high voltage wires will cross the area.

The Drennans appealed to the Environmental Review Tribunal that the development could harm their health.  Continue reading here….. (you might hit a paywall)


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