Duguid Meets With Ratepayer’s Groups On Wind Turbines

TORONTO – Members of four community associations directly affected by Toronto Hydro’s plans to place large wind turbines in Lake Ontario, met with the Hon. Brad Duguid, Minister of Energy yesterday. “It was a positive meeting. The Minister listened carefully to our message that there is strong local citizen opposition to Toronto Hydro’s proposal”, said Harry Spindel of the GVCA. “Our members care about the negative economic and environmental effects of the industrialization of Lake Ontario, and we intend to stop this ill conceived project in its tracks. We want this government and the energy companies to replace the focus on wind turbines with alternate forms of green energy production that are less costly for taxpayers and do not harm people or the environment”. Continue reading