D-Day vets angry over plans for Juno Beach wind farm

CTV News — A French plan to install towering wind turbines within sight of a beach where thousands of Canadians fought a bloody battle launching the Allied invasion of Nazi-occupied Europe is raising the ire of some veterans.

“I think it’s a disgusting affair,” said Jack Martin, who was among the Canadians who stormed Juno Beach during the D-Day landings of 1944.  “I saw so many of my buddies and friends die on Juno Beach that I figure it is very hallowed grounds.”  read article