Blowing Smoke: Correcting Anti-Wind Myths in Ontario

Ontario's communities must be more involved in the benefits and management of wind power projects. A $2.3 trillion dollar race is unfolding around the world over the next decade to see who will gain the investment and jobs from the global clean energy shift now underway. Despite all the potential gains, in some parts of Ontario, a small group of anti-wind activists have taken advantage of local concern to spread misinformation and fear. This report aims to correct the main myths of these anti-wind activists, using credible scientific, mainstream sources to correct the record and to give communities the information they need to make sound decisions.

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