Daily Archives: April 16, 2012

Score the impacts of wind projects on your community

[This article has been written by Gary Mooney, a member of the Steering Committee of CCSAGE.]

Here’s an opportunity for you to evaluate for yourself the impacts  of large-scale wind energy development on the long-term sustainability of your community, comparing the positives with the negatives.

I have developed a one-page scoring system, presented here.  Click on the image and then print it.  After completing the scoring, please add a comment to this post, indicating your total positive and negative scores and your thoughts.

The scoring system reflects the criteria and controls imposed by Ontario’s Green Energy Act.  While it has been developed for use in Prince Edward County, it is equally applicable for use in other Ontario communities.

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