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February 19, 2015

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Comment by May 31 on the latest permit to harm bobolink in Ontario

May 4, 2013

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K2 Wind up for 45 day comment period on EBR

February 15, 2013

Ontario Wind Resistance

K2 meeting2- samsungEnvironmental Registry
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…

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by Feb 7th: urgent: Whooping Crane, Piping Plover

February 1, 2013
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Ernestown Windpark 45 Day Comment period

January 27, 2013

Ontario Wind Resistance

commentEnvironmental Registry
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…

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Senior VP of Dufferin Wind accused people of coming to their information meetings drunk??

January 23, 2013

Quixotes Last Stand

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…

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Changes to Endangered Species Act! Purpose to reduce “time & effort required to obtain approvals”

January 15, 2013

Ontario Wind Resistance

FOWL_SOUTH_SHORE_POSTER_12x24_006 for Pasting[1]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”

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Dufferin Wind Power Project – 45 day public comment period

January 4, 2013

Ontario Wind Resistance

300px-Melancthon_ON_2Dufferin Wind Power Project documents Environmental Registry – Comments due Feb 10 
“This posting is for a proposed Renewable Energy Approval (REA) by Dufferin Wind Power Inc. for the Dufferin Wind Power Project, proposed to be located in the Township of Melancthon, Township of Amaranth, and Town of Shelburne in the County of Dufferin, Ontario. This is a Class 4 Wind Facility with a total name plate capacity of 99.1 megawatts (MW) and a total expected generation capacity of 91.4 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.”

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Oxley Wind Farm – 45 day public comment period

January 3, 2013

Ontario Wind Resistance

MOE EBR access deniedJust try and find the documents for this project online. The company does not have a website. You may find one called RedBird, but the company says it’s not the right one. The Ministry of Environment’s approval system is not transparent, nor is it accessible.
Environmental Registry —
Comments due February 1st, 2013
“This posting is for a proposed Renewable Energy Approval (REA) by Oxley Wind Farm Inc. for the Oxley Wind Farm, proposed to be located at 1040 Ridge Road in the Town of Essex, County of Essex, Ontario. This is a Class 4 Wind Facility with a total expected generation capacity of 6 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…

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Nextera Adelaide project posted for 30 day public comment

November 23, 2012

This Project is considered to be a Class 4 Wind Facility. The Project is proposed to consist of 37, 1.62 MW turbines with a total nameplate capacity of up to 59.9 MW, though 38 turbine locations will be permitted.

Ontario Wind Resistance

Submit Comment for Adelaide-Kerwood Wind ProjectDue December 20 — 38 Wind Turbines
Proponent: Kerwood Wind, Inc., 5500 North Service Road, 205 Burlington Ontario, Canada L7L 6W6
Instrument Type: Approval for a renewable energy project – EPA s.47.3(1)
Ministry Reference Number: 6465-8XGLQT
Ministry: Ministry of the Environment
Date Proposal loaded to the Registry: November 20, 2012
Comment Period: 30 days: submissions may be made between November 20, 2012 and December 20, 2012.

Description of Instrument:
This posting is for a proposed Renewable Energy Approval (REA) by Kerwood Wind Inc. (a wholly owned subsidiary of NextEra Energy Canada, ULC) for the Adelaide Wind Energy Centre, proposed to be located in the Township of Adelaide Metcalfe and the Municipality of North Middlesex in the County of Middlesex, Ontario. This is a Class 4 Wind Facility with a total expected generation capacity of 59.9 megawatts (MW).

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