Guildwood Community Calls on Toronto Hydro to Kill Wind Turbine Project Off Scarborough Bluffs

TORONTO, ONTARIO — The Guildwood Village Community Association (GVCA) today called on Toronto Hydro to cancel any plans to place up to 100 wind turbines 1 – 2 kilometres off the Scarborough Bluffs in Lake Ontario, and to immediately remove the anemometer wind testing device from the Scarborough shoreline.

“Clearly, in light of the provincial government’s announcement on Friday that it is looking at 5 kilometre setbacks for offshore wind turbine placement, Toronto Hydro is wasting its own resources in placing an anemometer immediately offshore to measure wind that a Helimax study commissioned by Ontario Power Generation has already shown to be insufficient in this area” said Timo Puhakka, President. Continue reading