The Alliance to Protect Prince Edward County and Prince Edward County Field Naturalists continue their Renewable Energy Approval Preliminary Hearing Thursday, Feb 14 at 9:30a.m. in Hearing Room 3, 16th Floor, ELTO, 655 Bay Street, Suite 1500, Toronto, ON
County residents may “attend” via teleconference by dialing 1-866-500-5845 and entering the conference ID: 1219634#
Is there an end in sight?
“After two years of vigorous anti-wind litigation in Ontario, anti-wind activists have failed to satisfy any court or tribunal that wind energy development in accordance with government standards will cause serious harm,” says environmental lawyer Dianne Saxe, in Slaw, Canada’s online legal magazine.
In a post this week, she explains renewable energy approvals in Ontario, Ian Hanna’s first case challenging REAs and other interesting cases and challenges including those to unfold in 2013, including Gilead Power’s Ostrander Point wind project, Northland Power’s Manitoulin Island wind farm, and Capital Power’s Port Dove and Nanticoke Project, and three new appeals filed January 4.
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