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Ontario: 80th municipality declares itself unwilling to host wind turbines

John Miner — London Free Press — March 15, 2014 The anti-wind farm movement has notched up another win in its battle to stop industrial wind turbines from spreading across the province. After surveying its residents, Dutton-Dunwich council became the 80th municipality in Ontario to pass a resolution opposing wind turbine development on their turf. […]

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Wind farm developer met with protest in Cavan Monaghan– With video

Roughly 200 residents gathered outside the Township offices to protest against proposed five-turbine wind farm Sarah Frank — My Kawarthas — September 3, 2013 MILLBROOK — Met by an angry crowd and a team of disapproving Cavan Monaghan Township councillors, the developer of a proposed wind farm was sent a clear message on Tuesday (Sept. […]

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Meaford: We’re not a Willing Host to Wind Turbines

Stephen Vance — Meaford Independent — June 26, 2013 The topic of wind turbines was before Meaford’s council once again. At their June 24 regular meeting, Deputy Mayor Harley Greenfield asked his fellow councillors to endorse a statement to Ontario’s Premier advising that Meaford is not a “willing host” for wind turbine developments. “Whereas the Premier […]

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“What part of ‘Not a Willing Host’ do you not understand?”

From Wainfleet Wind Action Group Posted on June 3, 2013 by theGreenBumbleBee Pettapiece asks Wynne if she understands the concept of, not a willing host: (Queen’s Park) – Standing up for his constituents, Perth-Wellington MPP Randy Pettapiece today [May09] delivered a blistering attack on the Liberal government’s energy policies driving the industrial wind turbine project proposed […]

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Ontario — Clarington hesitates to declare itself an unwilling host of wind turbines

Jennifer O’Meara — DurhamRegion.com — May 10, 2013 CLARINGTON — Council has passed several motions supporting residents with concerns about two industrial wind farms planned for Clarington, but local politicians hesitated to declare the entire municipality an “unwilling host” of wind energy. “We’ve heard from both sides, that’s for sure,” Councillor Wendy Partner told the […]

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Wainfleet — Council passes resolution to pass on to province

Dave Johnson — The Tribune — April 9, 2013 WAINFLEET – The township isn’t willing to host industrial wind turbines and is ready to the tell government ministries, ministers and the premier. Ald. Betty Konc put forward a resolution to send a letter off to officials during Tuesday night’s council meeting. The township will be following in […]

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