The Ministry of Finance wants input regarding Ontario’s budget:
Description of Instrument: This posting is for a proposed Renewable Energy Approval by K2 Wind Ontario Inc., for the K2 Wind Power Project, proposed to be located in the Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh, County of Huron, Ontario. This is a Class 4 wind facility with a total expected generation capacity of 270 megawatts (MW).
The proposed facility is considered to be a Class 4 wind facility under Ontario Regulation 359/09 (O. Reg.359/09) Renewable Energy Approvals under Part V.0.1 of the Environmental Protection Act. Applications for Renewable Energy Approvals are required to be submitted in accordance with O.Reg.359/09 for consideration for approval.
Public Consultation: This proposal has been posted for a 45 day public review and comment period starting February 15, 2013. If you have any questions, or would like to submit your comments, please do so by April 01, 2013 to the individual listed under “Contact”. Additionally, you…
View original post 7 more words
Instrument Proposal Notice: EBR Registry Number: 011-8090
Proponent: Ernestown Windpark Inc. operating as Ernestown Windpark LP
2300 Yonge Street, Suite 801, Toronto Ontario, Canada M4P 1E4
Instrument Type: Approval for a renewable energy project – EPA s.47.3(1)
Ministry Reference Number: 6118-8YXG2S
Ministry: Ministry of the Environment
Date Proposal loaded to the Registry: January 25, 2013
Comment Period: 45 days: submissions may be made between January 25, 2013 and March 11, 2013.
Description of Instrument: This posting is for a proposed Renewable Energy Approval (REA) by Ernestown Windpark Inc., for the Ernestown Wind Park, proposed to be located at Lot 27, Concession 2, Loyalist Township, County of Lennox and Addington, Ontario. This is a Class 4 wind facility with a total expected generation capacity of 10 megawatts (MW). The proposed facility is considered to be a Class 4 wind facility under Ontario Regulation 359/09 (O. Reg. 359/09) Renewable…
View original post 34 more words
Bill Tremblay — Orangeville Banner — January 20, 2013
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) is accepting public comment on Dufferin Wind Power Inc.’s plan to construct a wind farm in Melancthon.
The Renewable Energy Application (REA) 45-day comment and review period opened Dec. 27.
Comments must be submitted by Feb. 10 to Sarah Raetsen, senior program support co-ordinator for the MOE’s Operations Division of the Environmental Approvals Branch, at 2 St. Clair Avenue West, Floor 12A,
Toronto, Ontario, M4V 1L5.
Comments may also be submitted online at by clicking here.
Dufferin Wind, a subsidiary of China Longyuan Electric Power Group Corporation, plans to construct 49 turbines in Melancthon, capable of generating 99.1 megawatts of electricity.
Throughout 2012, the proposed project was met with protest and controversy as Dufferin Wind moved ahead with its plan.
In April, Jeff Hammond, the company’s senior vice-president, drew the ire of Melancthon politicians, while…
View original post 84 more words
Comment period extended to Feb 25th now. Changes made here.
Comment now (Due Feb 25) and tell the MNR and the Ontario Government we will NOT stand for anymore destruction of endangered species and their habitat!
MNR’s words: “Helping existing or planned activities proceed without additional approvals where new species or habitat protection comes about after their approval”
View original post 1,723 more words