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Catch it Tonight on TVO @ 9:00 p.m.– “Big Wind”

Starting at 8:00 tonight, The Agenda with Steve Paikin will focus on wind turbines in Ontario and there will be a round table discussion, followed at 9:00 by the documentary “Big Wind”. Click here to watch preview Exploring the conflict over the controversial development of industrial wind turbines that threaten to irreversibly transform the landscape […]

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‘Big Wind’ destroys the environment while providing no net benefit

Mary Kay Barton — Orleans Hub — February 11, 2015 Considering the history of complete and utter civil discord created by Big Wind projects in rural New York State communities over the past decade – and the fact that industrial wind is a net economic and environmental loser – Orleans and Niagara County residents should […]

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Big Wind (TVO Preview)

Thanks to Ontario Wind Resistance for the heads up to this video and program.

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A MUST READ — Big Wind’s Dirty Secret: Toxic Lakes and Radioactive Waste

Travis Fisher and Alex Fitzsimmons — Right Side News — October 23, 2013 The wind industry promotes itself as better for the environment than traditional energy sources such as coal and natural gas. For example, the industry claims that wind energy reduces carbon dioxide emissions that contribute to global warming. But there are many ways to skin a […]

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Big Wind SLAPPs Critic — Feisty Esther Wrightman

Robert Bryce — National Review — June 11, 2013 The feisty Esther Wrightman wants to keep disruptive wind turbines out of her neighborhood. The Goliath of the wind-energy business is suing David. The defendant is Esther Wrightman, an activist and mother of two from the tiny town of Kerwood, Ontario, which sits roughly halfway between […]

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Why do Environmentalists give Big Wind a pass on their Bird and Bat Butchery?

Why do taxpayers have to subsidize this?  Why do environmentalists give it a free pass? Ron Arnold — Joe For America — May 21, 2013 It uses tons of fossil fuels every day, emits a greenhouse gas that’s like CO2 on steroids, can’t do the job it’s made for, costs taxpayers exorbitant fees, and makes […]

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Why is Quixotes focussed on Big Wind and not Big Oil or Big Gas?

As owners of Quixotes, we get asked from time to time why we are fighting the Big Wind industry and not Big Oil or Big Gas.    I think it’s time to explain why we’ve chosen the side that we have. First of all, we are all for individual — home or business — wind and solar […]

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