By Lee Greenberg, Ottawa Citizen
A legal challenge questioning the safety of wind turbines was struck down Monday in a decision that clears the way for more wind development in Ontario. However, the decision by Ontario’s Environmental Review Tribunal was not a clear cut endorsement of wind power.
The tribunal found there is a need for further study of the effects of wind turbines, which detractors say emit low frequency noise that leads to sleeplessness and an array of related problems including stress, anxiety and hypertension causing heart disease. Read article