07 Mar '12, 11pm

Help us support renewable energy in Ontario @envirodefence #wind

Help us support renewable energy in Ontario @envirodefence #wind

This aggressive purging of coal has been coupled with a push to install more renewable energies such as wind and solar. The passage of the Green Energy Act has allowed Ontario to lead Canadian provinces in installed wind capacity and to become second in the entire continent for installed solar capacity. Ontario's vision of rapidly shifting the province away from fossil fuel-based electricity has resulted in billions of dollars in investment. Unfortunately, the deployment of renewable energy has come under attack from a small but vocal group that is calling for a moratorium on wind power in the province. It is critical that government continue to pursue the long-term sustainability of its energy supply and not move backwards on this issue. Please send a letter, put together by our friends at Environmental Defence, and let your elected officials know what a clean energy pres...

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