Wind film to be screened at meeting

By Lisa Gervais, Lindsay Post

KAWARTHA LAKES -Ward 16 Coun. Heather Stauble said the Ontario Environmental Review Tribunal may have ruled that industrial wind farms in Chatham-Kent will not cause serious harm to human health, but it did acknowledge there is merit to further research being conducted. Continue reading

Filmmaker surprised by wind-power rift

By Denis Langlois, Owen Sound Sun Times
Filmmaker Laura Israel says in the process of shooting a documentary about industrial wind farms in a small town in northern New York State she was surprised to discover just how deep of a rift the turbine debate can create between once-friendly neighbours. Continue reading

Interview with Laura Israel and Lynda Barry

UPDATE! ‘Windfall’ nabs grand jury prize at Doc NYC fest
Listen to Interview     The Leonard Lopate Show

Director Laura Israel and cartoonist Lynda Barry talk about the controversy over wind turbines. Israel directed “Windfall,” a revealing look at wind energy that tells the story of residents of Meredith, NY, who are divided when companies want to build wind turbines in the traditional dairy farm community.