Government should review health concerns related to wind turbines

Kingston Whig Standard

Congratulations on the Whig’s story on the health concerns around industrial wind turbines (“Noise annoys,” Jan. 16). As a resident of Prince Edward County and a “lifer” in rural Ontario, I find the prospect of the devastation of rural Ontario by the wind industry and Liberal provincial government quite frightening on a number of fronts.

 First of all, around the world, wherever there are industrial wind farm installations close to human habitation, the same sort of health complaints are independently reported. The complainants don’t have the money to do scientific studies, and the wind industry certainly can’t be viewed as an unbiased honest researcher. We are dependent on our government to fund appropriate research. Continue reading