Wind farm faces delays- 105.7myFM
Mon, 31 Aug 2009 8:32:13 EDT
As a proposed wind farm on its way for construction within the next few years faces barriers, another deal is being signed. It looks as though a wind farm is coming together in Lambton County. The proposed wind farm would be located in Plympton-Wyoming. A public meeting is scheduled for mid September to hash out the details. In Adelaide-Metcalfe however development manager with TCI Renewables of Montreal Quebec -the company constructing the turbines, says they hope to have a 40 turbine wind farm compete by 2011, although there have been a few roadblocks.
The Green Energy Act put forth by the provincial government was designed to advance renewable energy projects in Ontario. New requirements were added to the project in Adelaide-Metcalfe to comply with Green Energy standards. Gallager says a local groups opinions against the construction of the wind turbines has been voiced as well and adds that with any new development often comes opposition. Click hear to listen.