Toronto Hydro ponders wind turbines in schoolyards

Anthony Haines, Toronto Hydro

JOHN SPEARS BUSINESS REPORTER  Toronto Star

Toronto Hydro is hunting for sites around the city where it can install solar and wind-powered electricity generators, says chief executive Anthony Haines.

That could even mean building wind turbines in schoolyards, he told the Toronto Star editorial board.

Toronto Hydro is committed to installing 500 megawatts of renewable generation, as well as reducing demand by 500 megawatts through conservation. Continue reading