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Legal battle over Ontario wind turbine farm may redefine ‘harm’

Sean Fine — Globe and Mail — November 21, 2014 The right to be free from chronic annoyance is at the heart of a legal challenge that could shake Ontario’s multibillion wind-energy business, and limit other industrial development in rural areas. It pits a family whose farming history goes back a century in Southwestern Ontario […]

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The Human Cost of Ontario’s Green Energy Act

Garth Manning — Toronto Sun — November 17, 2013 In 2009, the Ontario government, seeking to appear green, expropriated our property rights and democratic freedoms with its Green Energy Act (GEA). The GEA removed the power of municipal politicians to represent their constituents in green energy matters and imposed 550 meters as a regulated setback […]

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New Website: The Human Face of Wind Turbines

New website to help expose the travesty of industrial wind turbines. It’s an Ontario website, but please pass it around. There’s information on it tht can help all of us in our fight. The Human Face of Wind Turbines

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Human-caused Climate change less than expected

Paul C. Knappenberger —  The Cato Institute — March 6, 2013 President Obama is determined to do something about global warming, telling Congress in his State of the Union address that if they won’t act on it, he will. The president’s refrain is familiar, but unfortunate. Obama continues to ignore new science suggesting that the […]

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Board of Health Report, February 22, 2013 — Briefing Note & Literature Review on wind turbines and human health

Board of Health Report, February 22, 2013 Briefing Note On September 21, 2012 the Board of Health heard presentations from several groups of residents who were living near wind turbine developments and experiencing various symptoms.  The Board requested that a review of the literature be done and reported to them.  Dr. Ian Arra (research co-ordinator […]

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New Wind Victims site

This link is to a new international website devoted to victim impact reports/testimony/video/engineering reports, news items and research.  Global Wind Energy — The Human Impact We are requesting affected families send in their stories in whatever way they have available. They can be the form of a letter, formal testimony or affidavit, video, reports etc. […]

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CanWEA’s response to Wind Rush

Ottawa, February 8, 2013 – According to the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA),the documentary Wind Rush, presented on CBC’s Doc Zone February 7, 2013, requires clarification and fact-checks concerning wind energy development in Canada and around the world. CanWEA regularly consults with experts in science, medicine, and acoustics here in Canada and around the world to ensure […]

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CanWEA has concerns about Canada Health Study — I bet they do!

From the CanWEA website — September 7, 2012 CanWEA expresses concerns; seeks more details on proposed Health Canada study to ensure scientific validity of research  Ottawa, ON, September 7, 2012 – The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) today filed comments with respect to a proposed Health Canada study, “Health Impacts and Exposure to Wind Turbine Noise: Research […]

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