Wind turbine flicker upsets neighbours

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People living in the shadow of a group of wind turbines in Summerside, P.E.I., are complaining about the flickering light caused by the energy producers.

Emmett Curley has enjoyed living in the area for 15 years, but says things have become unbearable since the wind turbines arrived a year ago. Continue reading

PEI Energy accord confirms major wind cutback

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A new energy plan released by the P.E.I. government Tuesday confirms the province is seriously scaling back on its plans to develop wind power.

Under the P.E.I. Energy Accord, the government announced it will add 30 megawatts of publicly-owned wind power on P.E.I. by 2012, along with 10 more megawatts at the Wind Institute in North Cape. Continue reading