Tag Archives: renewable energy

Justice Turned Turtle

   Significant habitat: Midland Painted Turtles basking at the northern extent of their range. “Significant” Midland Painted Turtle habitat (as defined by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forests, OMNRF) at the northern extent of their range went unidentified … Continue reading

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Memories of Algoma

Memories of Algoma “We started the Lake Superior Circle Tour at Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan and proceeded clockwise through Wisconsin and Minnesota. Didn’t see any wind turbines until after we entered Ontario. The IWTs [industrial wind turbines] installed near Dorion were … Continue reading

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When Enough is not Enough

When Enough is not Enough To Wind Warriors who have been fighting Ontario’s insane energy policy for years – some even prior to the “Green” Energy Act – it has been gratifying to see the #enoughisenough reaction to Hydro One … Continue reading

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Trouble in the Emerald Trough

Many of us have come to realize that big wind is a global industry on the scale of big oil whose the tactics and methods to subvert the democratic process and force wind developments into people’s communities come from the … Continue reading

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Pretty radical stuff

During the present campaign a great deal has been made of the Conservative plan to create 1,000,000 private sector jobs and reduce public sector jobs by 100,000 to 2006 levels. Much criticism has been levelled at Tim Hudak and his … Continue reading

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We are all in the same boat now

WE ARE ALL IN THE SAME BOAT NOW (But we should be in a canoe – Chief Joe Buckell)   Bill Montour a First Nation’s traditionalist fighting the greed energy takeover of Six Nations territory spoke passionately about his connection … Continue reading

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Stealing us blind, spending like a drunken sailor

“There’s strong feeling on both sides,” she [Wynne] told the crowd” Regardless of the ideology it is the facts which should weigh most heavily; wind energy has been shown to be an expensive adjunct which relies on fossil fuels cradle … Continue reading

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