“Community Owned” Industrial Wind Turbines

The wind industry and environmental NGOs have come up with a recent theory that if only neighbours  got paid, then they would easily accept industrial wind turbines in their communities.    I say to them, peace and quiet in a healthy environment is priceless.   We do not want your money.  We do not want a piece of your game.

A “Community Power Finance Forum” will be held May 10, 2010 at the MaRS Centre in Toronto.  The purpose of this gathering to come up with some good sales pitches on idea of “community owned” industrial wind turbines to rural Ontario.   The following videos tell the story of just such a community owned project in Vinalhaven, Maine: