7,000 Large Onshore Wind Turbines in Ontario

March 31, 2011

To see the most recent list of turbines installed in or proposed for Ontario (Canada), click this link:

All are as big or larger than Toronto’s Ex Place turbine.Oct 22 13 Turbines For Ontario-3

Please leave a comment if you notice any errors or omissions.

A larger version of this map can be found under Bruce County on the right.

More maps can be found here:

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‘Big Wind’ now playing on TVOntario website

April 11, 2015

http://tvo.org/video/211702/big-wind


Next showing of Big Wind documentary: Tuesday at 10 PM

March 30, 2015

Originally posted on Ottawa Wind Concerns:

TVOntario is showing the new documentary film Big Wind again on Tuesday, March 31st, at 10 PM

The film documents the legal struggle of one farm family in Ontario about to be surrounded by over 100 wind turbines and two transformer stations, and other communities already dealing with the effects of living near the huge power generating machines.

Key interviews include former nursing teacher Norma Schmidt, whose sleep was so disturbed she became ill and had to leave her job; she and her husband are now unable to live in the family home. Another is with a farmer who has a turbine on his property, and thus receiving lease payments; he said “We decided we weren’t going to be bothered” by the turbine.

One wind developer was interviewed for the film but Head Office later tried to have all the recording erased; last week the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA, the…

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More questionable behaviour by lobbyist group

March 27, 2015

Remember Sussex Strategy Group (whose advice was to confuse the wind issue)?

They have now been scolded for improper lobbying: Read the rest of this entry »


BIG WIND AIRING ON TVO – Time Changes

March 25, 2015

Please be advised of time changes for two of the TVO airings of Big Wind.  The schedule indicates the following: Read the rest of this entry »


BIG Wind airing March 25th on TVO

March 19, 2015
Big Wind will be shown on TVO on Wednesday, March 25 at 9:00 p.m., Sunday, March 29 at 11:00 p.m., and Tuesday, March 31st at 10:00 p.m.

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$80 million settlement with firms including Samsung

March 3, 2015

How Canadians can claim refunds for overpriced electronics:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/mobile/business/how-canadians-can-claim-refunds-for-overpriced-electronics-1.2259948


Have your say at Ontario.ca: Budget Talks 2015

February 19, 2015

The Ministry of Finance wants input regarding Ontario’s budget:

https://talk.ontario.ca/


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