It’s too easy being green

by Rex Murphy, National Post
Earlier this week the National Post published amerciless editorial on Ontario’s energy policies under Premier Dalton McGuinty (McGuinty’s green energy disaster, Dec. 8). The editorial came on the heels of an Auditor-General’sreport described by the editorial board as one of the “most scathing indictments of government mismanagement we have ever witnessed.” Continue reading

Respect local input on wind farms, Pettapiece warns McGuinty

Randy Pettapiece, MPP

Mitchell Advocate
The McGuinty government must start treating local residents and municipalities with respect when it comes to industrial wind farm development proposals. Last week, Perth-Wellington MPP Randy Pettapiece delivered that message in the Ontario legislature. “As MPPs, we must never forget one of our most important responsibilities, and that is to speak up for those who believe that the government is not listening to their voices and is ignoring their concerns,” said Pettapiece in a press release Dec. 1. Read article