Wind war in County
When it comes to property rights and values, Lynn Stein said the people who are trying to sell their homes in turbine-designated areas are having extreme difficulties. ...Eric Schenkman said he’s not against renewable energy but he’s concerned South Marysburgh residents are being sold out by the province to multinational corporations.
August 30, 2012
by Nicole Kleinsteuber
in The Intelligencer
Chants supporting wind power and shouting and horns honking against County wind developments could be heard down main street and around the school yard as 200 people came out to voice their side of the issue.
The second of two open houses hosted by wind developer WDP Canada was aimed at informing the public about the status and workings of the 29-turbine plan set for various private properties in the South Marysburgh area.
The project - The White Pines - is at the point of submitting its Renewable Energy Approval application to the Ministry of Environment.... [continue via Web link]