Glenn Powell Sept 29, 2009
Excerpt: To Prince Edward County councillor Monica Alyea, the wind energy developers have a lot to learn when it comes to public relations. She attacked the industry for using slick, promotional gimmicks.
“You move through the community like the vacuum cleaner salesmen of years ago,” she stated. In an effort to get leases signed as quickly as possible, “you offer green new riches, and dazzle the property owners with beads, trinkets and funding for local causes.” Continue reading