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Turbine noise petition delivered to Queen’s Park #ON

Source: 
National Wind Watch

Representatives from several Ontario communities where wind turbine projects are currently in the approval process, including Wallaceburg’s Otter Creek project, were at Queen’s Park Monday when three MPPs delivered a petition containing over 3,000 signatures. The petition asks the Government of Onta...

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Matt Chester

I'd be curious to hear how close these turbines are going to be to residents. In surveys of people's attitudes towards wind in their backyard, LBL found that 81% can hear if they are within 1/2 a mile, 56% if they are within 1 mile, adn only 16% if they are within 5 miles. It seems if you just have a bit of space it's not an issue.